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Michael had promised Thomas an Easter egg, but where was he?

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Ideas to start thinking about now, with plenty of time to research, query and write for when they’re topical.

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First wireless telegraph


When it comes to working out an hourly rate, it helps to know where to start

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Who was stealing things from Katie’s bonfire? And, more importantly, why?

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The weekend


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finance for freelance writers

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Writing rules

  1. You must write
  2. You must finish what you start
  3. You must refrain from rewriting, except to editorial order
  4. You must put it on the market
  5. You must keep it on the market until sold


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Saturday 11 September 2021

Diane Wordsworth

freelance writer ● novelist ● editor ● ghostwriter ● member of the Crime Writers’ Association ● UK writer writing about writing ● world-famous nutter-magnet

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