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How to Use Grammarly for Writing Your Novel with Novelize

How to Use Grammarly for Writing Your Novel with Novelize

At Novelize, we’ve made it our goal to help you write your novel. For some of you, getting the words written isn’t the biggest problem. In fact, you may have no trouble cranking out thousands of words every week, but spelling and grammar just aren’t your strengths. The good news is that you can still...

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How to Keep Your New Year’s Resolutions Alive

How to Keep Your New Year’s Resolutions Alive

Many people create New Year’s resolutions, and writing a book is probably one of yours. The problem is that it’s difficult to keep going once the initial enthusiasm has worn off. Work keeps you busy, the kids need help with their homework, and you just don’t seem to get very far with your current novel....

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How to Make 2018 Your Best Writing Year Ever

How to Make 2018 Your Best Writing Year Ever

A new year is starting, which is prime time for making resolutions and promptly breaking them. January 1st is the day when millions of people will start a new diet, sign up for gym memberships, and create a million other lofty goals. Unfortunately, a lot of them are doomed to fail. That's because there's a world...

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How to Find Time to Write during the Holidays

How to Find Time to Write during the Holidays

December is probably the busiest season of every year, unless you’re an accountant. Between decorating, baking cookies, buying presents, attending Christmas parties, and visiting your family, you probably have a hard time finding time for yourself, much less time to write a book. Maybe these tips can...

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What (Almost) Every Writer Wants for Christmas

What (Almost) Every Writer Wants for Christmas

Christmas shopping for people you love is difficult. But if you’re shopping for another writer (or yourself), you may be able to use one or more of these ideas below. And unless they’re a collector, you probably don’t want to get them another coffee mug or T-shirt. Chances are they already have both. Help...

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How Many Scenes Should Your Chapters Have?

How Many Scenes Should Your Chapters Have?

Whether you’re a beginning writer or a successfully published author, you may still wonder how many scenes each of your chapters should have. You may also wonder how long each of your scenes should be. Those are great questions, and we are going to attempt to answer them for you.Chapters Can Be Long or ShortYour...

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