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PieceWorx Writing Studio v2.1.0 - Now Available!

Version 2.1.0 of PieceWorx Writing Studio is now available. Be sure to download and install this version. Here's why... Continue...

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Figuring Out the Fatal Flaw (And Why Your Character Needs One)

Some recent feedback on my current novel project suggested that my main character's fatal flaw was not obvious, making him weak and unsympathetic. I didn't understand so I did some research and found the perfect explanation. Continue...

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Finding Focus So You Can Stop Self-Sabotage

Do I need to become an internet marketer to be a successful writer? Even publishing companies are favoring those writers who have large online followings. Do I really have to become a successful internet marketer before I can become a successful writer? Continue...

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The Power of the Subplot (How Not to Write a Confusing Novel)

My biggest problem in outlining my novel so far has been an overabundance of ideas which have no structure. I think I know what my main plot is, but I also have several other plot lines and I can't figure out how they are going to fit together. Continue...

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Introversion is a Trait, Not a Weakness

We live in a culture that values extroversion over introversion. Many people, including introverts, believe that introversion is a weakness or impediment--like a club foot or an addiction. Continue...

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