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George Kelly
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Check out my latest book review. 

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Learn The Rules (Then Break Them) “You have to learn the rules of the game. And then you have to play better than anyone else.” — Albert Einstein Recently a blogger I follow on Twitter (Keith Dube) switched from Writing Like This (capitalising the…

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An Original Copy (Imitate to Innovate) “Good artists copy, great artists steal.” — Pablo Picasso In my article Plagiarism Is A Wonderful Teacher, I told you about my first foray into the filmmaking world (as an eight-year-old) and how I ripped off a…

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Ham On Rye is a semi-autobiographical novel that chronicles Charles Bukowski’s early childhood leading all the way through to his mid-twenties. The story is told in first-person through the fictional lens of Henry Chinaski. Starting from a young age, each…

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Ubiquitous Dreams “You know you’re in love when you can’t fall asleep  because reality is finally better than your dreams.” — Dr. Seuss Ever since the backend of my teen years I’ve had a dream to open a coffee-shop-slash-library. I envision it to be half…

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Everything You Write Is Terrible (But It Gets Better) “Almost all good writing begins with terrible first efforts. You need to start somewhere.” —Anne Lamott At the hormonal and complicated age of 14, I held no desire, secret or otherwise, to be a writer.…

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One Year Of Writing (The Challenge) “A year from now you may wish you had started today.” —Karen Lamb Last year on the third of June, two months after breaking things off with my agent, I had an epiphany. It’s an epiphany I’d had many times over the past…

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Plagiarism Is A Wonderful Teacher (And Also Illegal) “Imitation is the sincerest form of flattery.” — Charles Caleb Colton Way back when I was but a mere boy (about seven or eight), my Year 3 teacher, Mr. Buzzard — a man equally feared and respected —…

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7 Tools To Ease The Writing Process (And To Stop You Banging Your Head Against A Wall) 1.)…

7 Tools To Ease The Writing Process (And To Stop You Banging Your Head Against A Wall) 1.) SimpleNote  This is one of my favourite writing tools — if it can even be called that. It’s basically a notebook for your iPhone. I know plenty of people use…

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Rejection Is Good For The Soul (If You Choose To View It That Way) “A rejection is nothing more…

Rejection Is Good For The Soul (If You Choose To View It That Way) “A rejection is nothing more than a necessary step in the pursuit of success.”  — Bo Bennett Over a decade ago, before two children and a broken marriage, I thought I’d written a future…
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