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It’s In the Air or Hey, that was my idea! by Pamela Jaye Smith

Great minds think alike. How many times have you seen your great idea (which you did not reveal to anybody) suddenly appear on the page or screen as someone else’s book or movie? How many times have your brilliant plot-lines devised over endless writers’ meetings and vats of coffee or bottles of wine ended up …
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Stretch Yourself Into The Unknown By Sally J. Walker

Have you read extensively, especially in your favorite genre?  Do you have a lot of stories already on your writing resume?  A “Yes” to either of these questions can bring up the question “Do I see a lot of repetition that makes me think I couldn’t possibly come up with anything new?”   Yes, life …