How to Use a Comma in the English Language

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The comma pops up everywhere in written texts; it’s one of the most commonly used punctuation marks — and one of the most useful. However, for writers, it can be problematic when you’re not sure if you need…

Do I Need a Website for My Book?

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One of the biggest questions that new writers ask is whether you need an author website to advertise your book. After you’ve researched, written, and edited your book, creating an author website can seem like a lot of…

How to Use Punctuation Correctly

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For writers, using correct punctuation is an integral part of writing in the English language—if you aim, to present your readers with a clear, easy to understand, and, therefore, enjoyable read that makes them want to read more…

What is a Foreword and How to Write One?

People tend to write something when they are inspired to do so. It is not only the inspiration of one’s ideas but also the desire to share these ideas with the world, be it fiction or non-fiction. Hardly…

What Is an Ellipsis and How To Use It Correctly

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Hmm… I’m wondering where I should start with this one… Well, how else am I going to introduce the ellipsis (plural: ellipses)? In our technological age, the ellipsis has come into its own. For instance, we use it…

Building Your Influence with an Author Platform

Many successful authors, entrepreneurs, and self-employed professionals owe much of their popularity to their ability to create a personal brand that people instantly recognize and trust. If you’re looking to build a personal brand as an author, then…

How to Tell a Story: Storytelling Formulas

Two people can tell the exact same story, but one says it in a manner that is gripping and enticing, while the other says it in such a way that you start yawning with boredom because it’s such…