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Never Give Up: Interview with Lillie Ammann

Some of you might know Lillie Ammann who writes at “A Writer’s Words, An Editor’s Eye”.  This is one of my favourite blog titles, because it captures Lillie’s character, skills and approach so well.  Although I tend to think of Lillie as first and foremost an editor (and the first person I’d turn to with [...]

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Inspiration from Bonfire Night

Inspiration from Bonfire Night

It’s bonfire night here in Scotland. Which means, amongst other delights, bonfires and fireworks. Bonfires are a great way to get rid of things we don’t need any more. What old thoughts, unhelpful habits, and limiting beliefs about your writing could you throw on to the fire? Continue reading

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Learning from the Writing on the Wall

Learning from the Writing on the Wall

This month’s “What I Learned From…” group writing project is what I learned from government. As I worked for the government in Scotland for just over 10 years my thoughts immediately turned to what I learned from that experience.  And as I like to try and weave the ‘what I learned from’ projects into the [...]

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Introducing the Theme for November: Experimenting

Introducing the Theme for November: Experimenting

I’m really looking forward to this month’s theme at Confident Writing: experimenting. What happens when we experiment with our writing.  The freedom to experiment.  Playing, learning and creating something new.  Trying out different styles, formats and writing voices.  Jumping in and exploring a new medium, new way of working, or a new approach to our [...]

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Happy Birthday to Successful Blog!

Happy Birthday to Successful Blog!

It’s the 3rd birthday of Successful Blog.  It’s a blog that’s written, managed, cared for by Liz Strauss… but it’s not just about her, it’s about the work of bloggers all round the world. Liz does so much to help all of us become more successful bloggers.  Meeting her in Chicago - and later in [...]

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