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FREE Online Writing Class for Adults

"Unleash the Writer Within" is designed to help adult writers at various levels, from beginning to advanced. We put writing and generating new …

Creative Writing

Creative Jobs This Week

Another Friday and another list of jobs before you head into the weekend.<p><b>Tech Stock Analyst/Writer</b><p><b>StreetAuthority</b> is looking for someone with deep …

Employment

Creative Jobs This Week

Welcome to Creative Jobs This Week, which is new this month. From here on out, job opportunities won’t be published in The Weekly Wrap. They’ll be …

Oil & Gas Industry

Top Websites for Writers: 7 Websites to Fuel Your Creativity

<b>For the last two decades, we’ve scoured the web for sites to include in our annual roundup of the 101 Best Websites for Writers, a comprehensive</b> …

Creative Writing

The Ultimate Grammar Cheat Sheet by Sierra Delarosa

Romantic tension has been building for 200 pages. Witty banter and flirtatious glances have been exchanged. Obstacles—overbearing families, …

17 Enchanting Reasons Why Your Summer Travel Plans Should Include Seeing Germany

It's like stepping inside a storybook, you guys.<p><i>This post was translated from German.</i>

European Travel

34 Writing Contests in May 2018 — No entry fees

There are nearly three dozen free writing contests in May, some with substantial prizes.As always, these contests cover every genre, form and style, …

French Dialogue Practice: Greetings and Introductions

Read this dialogue with a partner to practice your pronunciation<p>The best way to learn a language is by speaking it. Try practicing this dialogue with …

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Simile But Different

This week, I’m relinquishing my all-powerful dominion over writing prompt creation because I recently acquired the revised and expanded edition of <i>The</i> …

What makes a good fiction editor?

Today I'm exploring the differences between fiction and non-fiction editing, and why fiction work isn't for everyone. To keep things tidy, I'm …

How do I turn my literature and creative-writing teaching background into an editorial business?

Here’s what Noella had to say:<p><i>Dear Louise,</i><p><i>I'm a UK-based secondary-school English teacher of language, literature and creative writing, and am</i> …

Creative Writing

​How do I find a proofreader, copyeditor or developmental editor?

Search (1): Professional associations<br>Your national editorial society is a great place to start, for four reasons:<p>Most have membership …

Creative Writing

15 Surprising Things That Can’t Be Copyrighted

What is copyright?<p>In short, it’s a legal right for content creators. Copyright applies to billions of pieces of content on the web and in the real …

Inventions

because editing matters

One never knows what to expect from the Associated Press editors' session at the annual conference of ACES: The Society for Editors. This year's …

A List of 35 Common Prefixes in English

Common Prefixes With Definitions and Examples<p><i>If you were a prefix, you could change the same word in different ways.<br>You could make a cycle a</i> …

Linguistics

Self-Editing Basics: 10 Simple Ways to Edit Your Own Book

Writers’ victories are short-lived indeed. For a brief moment after completing a first draft, writers sit back, breathe a sigh of relief, post a …

Learn to Handle Your Camera Like a Pro with the Photography DSLR Skills Course for $10

All the best photographers use manual modes for full creative control. The Photography DSLR Skills course helps you master your camera, with 24 hands-on video tutorials. You can start learning now for <b>$10</b> (Orig. $69) via 9to5Toys Specials.<p>Whether you dream of Instagram fame or want to learn …

50 Quick Writing Prompts for Journals, Blogs, and Essays

Are you stuck for something to write about? Maybe you're scratching your head trying to come up with a fresh idea for a personal essay—a narrative or …

30 Journaling Prompts for Self-Reflection and Self-Discovery

I often include different journal prompts on Weightless because I think it’s key to continually maintain a dialogue with ourselves. It’s part of …

12 Different Kinds of Journals to Keep

So, how do you feel about school supplies? Do you find yourself buying boxes of notebooks during the back to school sales? Hoarding them in the …

The ultimate list of hand lettering resources!

Shares 7K<p>I’m inspired daily by the bullet journal community on Instagram. One thing that fascinates me is the amazing hand lettering many of them use …

This Font Evolves As You Type, And It’s Just Too Gorgeous

This is Futuracha Pro, a unique set of whimsical, weaving characters that change shape and interact as they form different words, and it’s almost …

10 Inspirational Mail Art Envelopes

I believe that the best way to improve your calligraphy and lettering skills is through creating projects like mail art. Sure, it helps immensely to …

Did you know Ice Fantasy was written by a 19-year-old?

A Chinese idiom says "water and fire cannot co-exist," and the eternal conflict of the two forces of nature is never reflected more powerfully than …

5 Online Calligraphy Classes That’ll Turn Your Scribbles into Works of Art

You could say modern calligraphy is the LBD of handwriting — it’s classic, fancy and just about anyone can pull it off. Once you get the hang of it, you’ll be able to DIY and customize wedding invites, create Louvre-worthy calligraphy wall art and maybe even become a crush-worthy calligrapher. Best …

Typography

How Rajiv Surendra Went from Mean Girls’ Kevin G. to Respected Chalk Artist

There might be nothing this New York creative can’t do<p>You likely know Rajiv Surendra for his famous rap in <i>Mean Girls</i> as MC mathlete Kevin Gnapoor, but 12 years later, Surendra has embraced a new career—as a multihyphenate. He’s a chalk artist, a calligrapher, a potter, and, yes, still an actor. …

Autodidactic Japanese language learning step by step – Japan Info

There are a lot of people interested in the Japanese language for various reasons. I myself, want to learn Japanese because of anime and manga. …