Author Archives: G.Edward Smith

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A stranger in a strange land...

Clichés To Avoid In Your Writing–At ALL Cost.

We, as writers, are trained to kill clichéd phrases in sentences. But that’s not the only place they can hide—they can infect the spaces between the words, too. Continue reading

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We Are Everywhere (Flash Fiction)

“You’ve been detected,” one of the watchers said dryly. Continue reading

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Worst Day Ever Quotes That Will Make You Reconsider

“I was 12. Our, teacher made us write an autobiography and I realized that I wasn’t very interesting. I began to make things up, and that’s when I thought maybe I was a writer, or at least a fiction writer.” … Continue reading

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Word Of The Every Other Day

rus·ti·cate [ˈrəstəˌkāt] VERB 1) go to, live in, or spend time in the country. 2) fashion (masonry) in large blocks with sunk joints and a roughened surface. “the stable block was built of rusticated stone” BRITISH 3) suspend (a student) … Continue reading

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Question Of The Week

Who do you go to when you need feedback on the story you are currently working on?

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Pitching Your Story–Tv/Movies

Ever wonder about the process of pitching your idea to TV/Movie executives? The video below will walk you through the maze and give you some helpful tips along the way. CreativePenn

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Villains We Love to Hate & How to Write Them.

When you think about great villains, who comes to mind? What makes them so memorable? Learning to craft the perfect antagonist is essential to your writing and in the article below you will learn what is needed to do so. … Continue reading

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