Writing Dialogue that Makes Your Characters Real

Posted September 3, 2014 by LS Admin

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Today we are exploring dialogue. While researching for good advice to include, we came upon this Huffington Po Read More...

Exploring Setting

Posted September 2, 2014 by Donna B

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From Writer's Digest are some good tips about writing your settings for your stories. These tips from author D Read More...

Exploring Plot

Posted September 3, 2014 by LS Admin

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The definition of Plot, from Wikipedia is: [quote] Plot is a literary term defined as the events that make up Read More...


Posted March 20, 2014 by LS Admin

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We accidentally stumbled upon LibreOffice when we were looking for good writing software. OpenOffice had been Read More...


Posted March 14, 2014 by LS Admin

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We had seen a lot of good reviews for Scrivener and so we decided to download the demo version and try it our Read More...

Open Office, a Great Alternative to MS Office

Posted March 8, 2014 by LS Admin

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We use OpenOffice for all of our documents, spreadsheets, etc. as opposed to the rather expensive MS Office. Read More...

Promoting Your Books in Blogs, Part 2

Posted March 6, 2014 by LS Admin

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You may have a Wordpress or other blog that you are using to promote your work. That's a great tool to use and Read More...

Review - On Writing, a Memoir of the Craft by Stephen King

Posted March 5, 2014 by LS Admin

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Stephen King has always been one of my favorite writers. As such, it was a given that one of the first books r Read More...

Video Lectures and Video Book Readings

Posted February 22, 2014 by LS Admin

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We have added videos to our site. We felt that this would be a good addition for Literary Social so that our m Read More...

Exploring Characters - Part 2

Posted January 31, 2014 by LS Admin

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We started with this exercise and now have some characters to choose from for this next exercise. Please use t Read More...