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Filler Words to Remove From Your Novel By Meg LaTorre

All writers want their prose to read smoothly and have the reader fully engaged without being pulled from the story due to an overabundance of unnecessary words that make sentences read clunkier. These unnecessary words are often referred to as “filler words.” Filler words aren’t necessarily “bad” words, and they have their place in the …
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Sneaky Repeating Words That Hide In The Body Of Your Text by Kelliea Ashley

Every reader can tell you about their experiences in reading a story that is riddled with repetitious words. I, myself can name at least five books I’ve read that are brought down by the phenomenon. There is nothing more annoying to a reader than when you are enjoying a good story line, but then a …