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Previously asked questions
“What is the best way to allocate daily writing sessions, and actually stick to the plan!?” Read on>
“How and when do I format my manuscript?” Read on>
“I am trying to get into freelance writing. How do I get myself published? How do you start as a writer if you don’t have any previous credits or experience. How do you get that first opportunity?” Read on>
“I have been playing with an idea for a novel for a couple years now, but get very overwhelmed when I try to plan it. I’ve written 40,000 but can’t work out how to make it better. How can I make this task more achievable?” Read on>
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