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Want to be a Great Writer? Then Don’t Focus on Writing. (Do This Instead)

Hemingway was an American journalist, novelist, and short story-ist whose brevity and inimitable style influenced an entire generation of fiction …

Writing

15 Tips For Creating A Fictional World That Actually Makes Sense To The Reader

From Narnia to Neverland, literature is filled with fictional realms. There are High Fantasy worlds like Middle-Earth or Westeros, where everything …

Creative Writing

10 Agents Looking for Science Fiction — NOW

10 Agents Looking for Science Fiction — NOW<p>Here are ten literary agents seeking science fiction. All are from established literary agencies. Make …

Writing

A slew of must-read books for writers

If you’re mired in a writing rut, read.More specifically, to revive and refresh your creativity—and possibly recapture your passion for prose—it’s …

Writing

30 Egg Breakfasts That May Turn You Instantly Into a Morning Person

Maybe you know how to scramble eggs, but if you're looking to freshen up your breakfast routine, allow these 30 takes to do the trick. Most of these recipes can be prepared for one and at the snap of a finger, so you <i>actually</i> have time to savor the most important meal of the day.

Eggs

An Expert's Guide to Intermittent Fasting For Beginners

There are a lot of diet options out there, but don't despair if you haven't found the right one for your lifestyle. Instead, consider giving intermittent fasting a try. I get it — if you're anything like me, the mere mention of fasting may send you running in the opposite direction, but I quickly …

Intermittent Fasting

Playing with Fire

In preparation for the opening of his latest restaurant, Mabel's BBQ, renowned chef and restaurateur Michael Symon traveled the country tasting the …

BBQ

Caldera House Alpine Club

Part boutique hotel and part members-only club, the Caldera House is the perfect place to hibernate this winter. The resort is situated in Teton …

Jackson Hole

This Is the Best Barbecue Joint in Every U.S. State

Yelp reviewers pick their favorite brisket, ribs, pork shoulder, and more.<p>Beef or pork? Wet or dry? Vinegar- or tomato-based sauce? No matter the …

Kansas City

How to Build Bigger Arms After 40

Are your elbows aching from heavy curls and pushdowns? Pump up your arms with four exercises that are easier on the joints.<p>There’s almost nothing older lifters like to laugh at more than when younger bucks in the gym overload a barbell and spend an entire workout straining through endless sets of …

Health

Want To Get Jacked Like MLB All-Star José Altuve? Here’s The Full-Body Workout He Uses To Stay Strong

Good things come in small packages, right? Well, Houston Astros All-Star second baseman José Altuve might be small at just 5-foot-6, but he is most …

How to write your first novel, according to experts

Everyone’s got a novel inside them, right? According to Richard Skinner, director of the fiction programme at the highly-esteemed Faber Academy, and …

Books

How to Become a Famous Photographer

As photographers, many of us do tend to take ourselves a little too seriously. We spend a great deal of time making sure we’re perceived the way we …

You Only Need One Ingredient And 48 Hours To Make A Steak That Tastes Like It’s Been Dry-Aged For Weeks

One of the nicest things about knowing a bunch of people who work in finance is occasionally getting invited to places I normally wouldn’t be allowed …

Anita Rau Badami's secret to creating believable characters

What does it take to write a book that's powerful enough for <i>Canada Reads</i>? If Anita Rau Badami is to be believed, the secret is a good imagination, …

Here Are 10 Lightroom Tips You Really Should Know, According to Peter McKinnon

Lightroom tutorials are a well you can return to again and again because there’s so much to learn about this complex and crucial imaging program. …

Thick Smoothies, Thin People: Drink Density May Help You Lose Weight

Photo by Stephen Osman / Getty<p><i>A new study published in the American Journal of Clinical Nutrition has found that the thickness of a smoothie</i> …

This sweet and spicy rub makes the tastiest pork tenderloin

Cooked properly, pork tenderloin in one of the juiciest, most flavorful cuts of meat you’ll ever eat – and it’s simple and cost effective. So how do …

Advice from Kurt Vonnegut that Every Writer Needs to Read

I can give you professional writing advice until the cows come home, but at the end of the day, I’m not a bestselling author or a member of America’s …

Want to Write a Killer Book? Learn How to Write a Killer Book Essay First, in 5 Easy Steps

Turns out those annoying writing assignments were good for something, after all…Continue reading on The Writing Cooperative »

This Is What You Need to Do to Actually Have a "High Metabolism"

<b>FYI: This one food seriously boosts your metabolism, according to a new study.</b>

No Lie: These Vitamins Will Make Your Metabolism Skyrocket

Did your parents always remind you to eat your vegetables and take your vitamins? As always, their advice was right (were they ever wrong?). Eating a …

The 5 Commandments of Becoming a Published Author

<b>by Hend Salah</b>Writing is a passion. It’s an art. It’s an expression of personality and creativity. It’s a jumble of words that are interpreted …

5 Proven Ways To Improve Your Writing Instantly

These five proven ways will improve your writing instantly.Most articles are littered with words or phrases which are not only unnecessary but make …

The daily routine of 20 famous writers (and how you can use them to succeed)

Several years just flew by and there’s even fewer days left to live for — does it feel like you’re falling further and further behind your …

Literature

5 Anti-Inflammatory Breakfast Drinks To Have In The Morning For A Flat Stomach

Women come in all shapes and sizes and we celebrate that diversity! But even the most body-positive among us has off days. If we had to pinpoint the …

15 Foil-Packet Dinner Recipes That Make Cleanup a Breeze

We’re all about a cooking technique that will help us get dinner on the table quickly with no dishes. Turns out, you’ve had the answer in your …

The secret to an ageless body (and how to get fitter after 40)

The middle-aged spread, a snail’s-pace metabolism and declining muscle tone once seemed like inevitable waymarkers of the midlife years.<p>But now they …

Here’s How Josh Brolin Got So Ripped To Play Cable In ‘Deadpool 2’

If you saw <i>Deadpool 2</i>, you likely had the same thought I did while eating my seventh bag of buttered kernels. “Wait, is Josh Brolin seriously that …

Amanda Meixner shows us that losing weight doesn’t have to be hard