“You have always written before and you will write now…” — BooKs by cRaig loCk

June 15, 2021

What Is Plagiarism?

May 6, 2021

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What Is Plagiarism and How To Avoid It (from Creative Writing Course)

https://www.selfgrowth.com/articles/What_Is_Plagiarism_and_How_To_Avoid_It_from_Creative_Writing_Course_-_Updated.html

from

https://www.selfgrowth.com/articles/user/15565?page=15

What’s that ‘hullabaloo’ * about Megan Markle’s first book??

*first time I’ve ever used that word

Investigate a bit, “detective” c

pic from http://www.crimereads.com

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Craig’s Amazon Books

February 12, 2021

The business of being a writer

February 10, 2021

Creative Writing Course

December 23, 2020

How to write a biography: by Douglas McPherson

December 7, 2020

Lousy Literature: Bad Fiction

November 21, 2020

Creative Writing Course

https://www.pressreader.com/new-zealand/the-new-zealand-herald/20201113/282372632142201

and

Bad fiction

The annual Bulwer-Lytton fiction contest picks the deliberately awful and therefore amusing opening sentence to “the worst of all possible novels.” Here are some examples:

1. “Dorothy and Toto got kicked out of…

https://www.nzherald.co.nz/entertainment/sideswipe-november-13-somebody-lost-the-love-for-brick-laying/OEE6YQIG57IJWS4IYKXCZQJKHQ/

from a ‘Google’ (my ‘filing system” – to rescue me from “sheer utter chaos”). Thanks “BIG G”

https://www.google.co.nz/search?sxsrf=ALeKk009R_VHvqfuiCOzGp007xOg2c7jwQ%3A1605805049799&source=hp&ei=-aO2X6rBLtqR4-EP75i6mAc&q=lousy+literature+sideswipe&oq=lousy+literature+sideswipe&gs_lcp=CgZwc3ktYWIQAzoHCCMQ6gIQJzoECCMQJzoFCC4QkQI6BQgAEJECOgIIADoFCAAQsQM6CwguELEDEMcBEKMCOggILhCxAxCDAToICAAQyQMQkQI6CAgAELEDEIMBOgIILjoLCC4QxwEQrwEQkQI6CAguEMcBEKMCOgUILhCxAzoICC4QyQMQkwI6BAguEAo6BAgAEAo6BQgAEMkDOgoIABDJAxBGEPkBOgYIABAWEB46CQgAEMkDEBYQHjoFCCEQoAE6BwghEAoQoAE6BAghEBVQqw5Y12pgjW9oAHAAeACAAZ8EiAGoMJIBDDAuNy4xOC4xLjAuMZgBAKABAaoBB2d3cy13aXqwAQo&sclient=psy-ab&ved=0ahUKEwjqocf8iY_tAhXayDgGHW-MDnMQ4dUDCAc&uact=5

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A glimmer of hope for me then…perhaps…

and YOU too!

enjoy

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“Information and Inspiration Distributer, Incorrigible Encourager and People-builder” *

* not bridges (thank goodness)!

Well my family and friends say I’m “safest” just writing and sharing even though I’m sometimes called “the world’s forth worst writer”)

see https://creativewritingcoursebook.wordpress.com/2019/08/04/why-im-only-the-worlds-fourth-worst-writer/

PPS

Best wishes from the First City to see the light

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First (baby) Steps

October 22, 2020

The Cost

October 17, 2020

A J Thornton

Hello again

No, unfortunately I’m not talking about the cost of self publishing. Today I’m talking about the system I came up with for using Arts (Magical Abilities).

I wondered for ages on what type of magical system I would use for my World and I didn’t want it to be overly complicated for any of my potential readers. I’m not afraid to admit that I was brought up with a Pagan family (even though my father camr from a devout Catholic family).

The dilemma was thankfully quickly solved because of this background. The system in place needed what I call a cost. If you use fire then you will be burned, if you use water you will become dehydrated.

I know some will wonder how will this affect the characters will be able to fight and for that I was inspired by the celtic stories. A deal with the…

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World needs a new type of fiction

August 7, 2020

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