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How to Fall Deliriously in Love With Writing (Again)

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Pour yourself a cup of steaming coffee (or tea) and make it strong. Pull up a chair (one of those cozy ones that you can really sink into). Take a seat. Get comfortable. It’s story time. This story is about me (and I want you to read…

How to Write for Your Audience Without Losing Your Voice

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How do you stay authentic, but also write for your audience? How do you write what really matters to you, but also stick to a specific focus with your blog? How do you tell your stories, while still making your blog useful to your readers? Blogging…

The One Resource You Need to Claim Your Writer's Voice

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Listen to me read this 3 minute post. When I was 20, I shaved my head. I was in India, and I didn't tell anyone back home about it. My parents only realized what I had done when they were walking toward me in the airport. From afar,…

Nail These 4 Core Elements for a Powerful Blog Voice

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People always say, You have to have a unique voice for your blog to be successful. And you have to blog A LOT to figure that voice out. Which is good advice. But what if you want to define your blogging voice now? Can it be done? I think…

10 Questions That Will Help You Unearth Your Unique Voice

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How do you know if your writing is moving you toward unearthing your unique writer's voice? It isn't easy. I don't have a microwave-ready solution. But I can provide a few questions for you to ask yourself when you struggle with how…

How to find your writer's voice: 20 writers weigh in (+ an awesome infographic)

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Your writer's voice can sometimes feel like this elusive, nebulous thing. Many writers say that  you don't know when you'll find it, but when you do, it's like love at first sight - you just just know. I believe you can cultivate your…