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Is Your Writing Voice Masked?

Yeah, so, that headline is a clever attempt to tie this post into Halloween.  In case my efforts are obtuse, mask=costume=Halloween.  I know, I know, a bit labored. Except that writing voice is an important subject. (Along the same Halloween theme, last week I wrote about Fear and Focus.) And writing voice is a topic […]

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Writing to Voice

Ah, voice.  That mysterious and sometimes elusive quality that everyone looks for in writing.  Agents and editors seek it and readers turn pages like crazy when it is present.  Your favorite blogs have it.  Your favorite characters have one.  Non-fiction books are written in specific voices, and magazines have a voice keyed to their demographic–O […]

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