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4 Things Freelancers Need to Know About How To Write News Articles For Your Local Newspaper

It is one thing to know how to write news articles. It is quite another to know how to make money from this knowledge.A freelance journalist can be both an irritant or a savior for editors. While they may seem annoying when proposing stories at short deadlines, freelance journalists can save a news desk that is in … Continue reading 4 Things Freelancers Need to Know About How To Write News Articles For Your Local Newspaper

8 Tips for Improving Your Writing Style

You can be a better writer if you know how to communicate clearly and concisely while still putting your personal stamp on your writing. These eight writing tips will help you improve your style:1. Write clearly. Writing that is concise and clear is good writing. Reduce unnecessary prepositional phrases and adverbs. They take up space and make sentences more … Continue reading 8 Tips for Improving Your Writing Style

How to Start Writing Poetry: 3 Easy Steps for Beginners

Are you one of those people who have random bursts of inspiration, but don’t know how to channel them into something more structured? Are you someone who loves reading poetry and admires poets for their ability to weave magic with words? Do you find yourself getting lost in the beauty of a particular sentence or … Continue reading How to Start Writing Poetry: 3 Easy Steps for Beginners

Announcing Our May 2022 Contest Winners

We will advise writers to always proofread and make sure accurate words and punctuations are being used. It affects your score!Please read this post to know how we pick our winners.Here are the winners of the May 2022 DANDY WRITING contests: May 2022 Contest Winners SHORT STORY WRITING CONTEST: Beverly NaaPOETRY WRITING CONTEST: Emmanuel Chibuzo50 WORD ESSAY CONTEST: Mariam AnnPHOTO WRITING CONTEST: … Continue reading Announcing Our May 2022 Contest Winners

How To Write an Author Bio – With Examples of Professional Bios

Not only is it useful to know what you need to include in an author bio, it is also useful to see examples of how your vital information should look. This article will cover both what you need to include in your author bio and some examples of tight professional bios. The Six Rules You … Continue reading How To Write an Author Bio – With Examples of Professional Bios

15 Marketplaces to Publish Your Poetry

Since there are hundreds of publications in the US and abroad that publish poetry, finding the perfect fit for your verses may seem a bit overwhelming. If you’ve been writing and submitting for a while now, then you already have a list of publications on-hand. If you’re yet to publish your first poem or collection of … Continue reading 15 Marketplaces to Publish Your Poetry

How to Format an Ebook for Kindle

Congratulations!  You’ve finished your book.  If you’ve polished your manuscript and had it edited, you’re ready to publish on Kindle.  Not much in life is free anymore, but publishing a Kindle book is.  You can format a Kindle book yourself and upload it to Amazon for no charge.  Here’s how:By the way, the less manuscript … Continue reading How to Format an Ebook for Kindle

How to Write Longer Articles for Clients

When I first started writing blogs for my clients, everyone thought shorter was better. Then a few years ago, things changed.In their analysis of one million Google search results in September 2016, SEO top resource Backlinko discovered that longer, more comprehensive content significantly outperformed shallow content. “Writing comprehensive, in-depth content can help you rank higher in Google,” … Continue reading How to Write Longer Articles for Clients