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I Want to Be a Better Writer

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    Writer's Block. - I have been writing since I was 5. I started out with cute little Scooby-Doo fanfics that made no sence. Slowly I developed my writing technique, and got better...
    ThatGirlThereInTheShadow ThatGirlThereInTheShadow 16-17 1 Response May 16, 2010

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    Looking For Feedback And Critisism - I love creative writing but think I could really do with some pointers from more experienced writers. I'd like to do a blog to but have no idea...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response May 31, 2013

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    Helpers Anyone? - I'll send you a few pages from a novel I'm working on for your criticism.
    dorobo dorobo 70+, M 13 Responses May 9, 2008

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    Better. - I am a good writer, but I want to be a better writer. I especially want to work on dialogue. I have a very hard time with that due to the fact that there's so little...
    lyricalongings lyricalongings 31-35, F 3 Responses Apr 5, 2010

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    My Dream -   My dream in this life would be to become a writer.  I'ld love to write about real life, with a humorous twist.  My life has been a trip.  I hope I...
    FiFiDelmar FiFiDelmar 46-50, F 10 Responses May 26, 2008

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    ~imperative~ - here I was thinking I was being stylistic... but apparently I have poor, poor grammar. Probly even worser spelling...I'm just gonna have to get properly edumacated...
    JustLikeLouise JustLikeLouise 22-25, F 2 Responses Jun 26, 2011

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    Improvement - Becoming A Better Writer Takes Time And Hard work .... I Know That And Understands It. But Sometimes I Feel Like I'm Not Good Enough. I Just Need Some Great Advise...
    yannie17 yannie17 18-21, M Nov 14, 2013

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    Always Room For Improvement - Spelling, sentence structure, saying things that you know the dates and facts are correct for the period in which you are laboring to have people want...
    MaryJanine MaryJanine 56-60, F Oct 15, 2013

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    I Want To Improve - However, like a spoonful of jam smoothed over an enormous toasted crumpet, I've spread myself extra thin with the things I need to improve on. On my list is...
    Beats69 Beats69 26-30, M Apr 5, 2010

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    I've Always Been A Good Writer.. - -- in my teens. I was so amazing that I couldn't read my "stories" without wondering how I did it. It's like whatever comes to my head would end...
    abesheet abesheet 36-40, F 2 Responses Mar 9, 2011

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    I Want to -  More than any other personal dream, I want to become a writer. I love to read, and always have- my parents inspired that in me. I've been keeping a journal since...
    deleted deleted 26-30 4 Responses Sep 3, 2008

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    I have been complimented on my story telling and poetry, but I know I suck at details and length (prose). I also prefer fiction over non fiction, but I think I'm better at writing...
    Dreamer32 Dreamer32 22-25, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    The Gap Seems Insurmountable - -I just wish that my skills could keep up with my inspiration. But it seems that no matter how hard I try, I can never convey my vision into words...
    themanoflegends themanoflegends 22-25, M Mar 12, 2013

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    Word - I want to increase my vocabulary when it comes to writing. I have the ability to speak quite eloquently when necessary however I have trouble expressing those same...
    mysplitpersonality mysplitpersonality 36-40, F 3 Responses Oct 14, 2007

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    So many thoughts run thoughts and feelings my head for the past few weeks. So much insecurity is back. I feel like when we talk we get nowhere. Example...you were texting with...
    smurphette smurphette 31-35, F Mar 24

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    I wish i was good with words, writing, and explaining things that seem the hardest to describe but can be easily felt. My heart has the answers but somehow the answers won't unlock...
    phoebe098 phoebe098 13-15, F Mar 29

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    So today is my one year anniversary of being a writer on Experience Project! It's so exciting! I just want to say thankyou to all of you as you've inspired me to write, to act...
    JJSapphire JJSapphire 16-17, F Mar 23

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    'Yeah. French writer. Total loser. Never had a real job. Unrequited love affairs. Gay. Spent 20 years writing a book almost no one reads. But he's also probably the greatest writer...
    Riemann Riemann 18-21, M 6 days ago

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    i specialize in horror and erotica. I'm a rlly fcking good erotic writer! Like i think I could make a proffesion off of that :P mother would b so proud! xD I mean sometimes I write...
    casssss casssss 13-15, F Apr 4

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    It isn’t the content of what we write that is so important. It is that we write at all. To be a great writer one must do whatever anyone does to become great. Practice. We...
    suppressingadulthood suppressingadulthood 26-30, F 1 Response Apr 1

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    Review for the book Dark Wishing Well By Lucian Wilde. If I had to describe this book in one sentence: Looking upon the Dark Wishing Well is like looking into the vampires' souls...
    RebekahWriter13 RebekahWriter13 31-35, F a week ago

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    I love writing stories and poems but I feel like they aren't perfect enough. I would really appreciate any advice or tips on how to write better and more meaningful things. I wish...
    IzzyTheGreat IzzyTheGreat 16-17, F 1 Response Apr 1

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    I do have a dream to be a writer. I have taken some creative writing classes in the past and enjoyed them. I am planning to take more of that type. I also want to take just regular...
    charmedrainbow charmedrainbow 41-45, F Mar 22

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    I've always valued education, as a way to master a certain knowledge. Learning has become so restricted, though, and going to university makes me nervous. I've always been a...
    captaintera captaintera 22-25, F 1 Response Mar 29

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    I really want to write about this world I've been developing since I was basically 5 years old. It's deeply complex and rich with material. My only issue is, the world is so big...
    PinkMellow PinkMellow 18-21, F 4 Responses Apr 3

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    ***Post of the Day*** Find out more at: www.facebook.com/FavorUponYouWONDERS OF GOD’S CREATION: THE FINE TUNING IN THE UNIVERSE“He Who created the seven heavens in...
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    My English teachers have complained about this for years. And more recently my foreign language teachers as well. They all want me to read out loud, to share my ideas. But my...
    BleedingOrchids BleedingOrchids 13-15, F 4 days ago

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    I'm a shy person thus I am really bad at making friends. In addition, I'm afraid of crowds which makes things worst. I only talk to people whom I know (eg: classmates/ some...
    Planetweird Planetweird 16-17, F 1 Response 3 hrs ago

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    I have dreamed of being a writer since I a child but never have been able to commit myself to writing. I have had lots of ideas, but there were not workable as short fiction. Hence...
    ProgressNotPerfection ProgressNotPerfection 41-45, M 1 Response Apr 1

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    So I recently wrote a short story, but I want to add two more parts to it, but I'm not sure how? I have such horrible writers block, It's horrible :/
    ItsDawnHeree ItsDawnHeree 13-15, F 6 Responses 1 day ago

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    I don't know if the world has gotten better.. Or worse.
    Anastasia486 Anastasia486 13-15, F 2 Responses 9 hrs ago

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    Writing was so easy for me when I was younger. Everything just made sense as I typed. Now I have trouble with the opening line. Who speaks first? How do I introduce this problem...
    Lapoeta2nv Lapoeta2nv 22-25, F 8 Responses Apr 1

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    Meditation is underrated...closing my eyes, feeling peaceful...shutting out the noise, the things that distract, pettiness, aggravation...those things that take away from that...
    SmartSweet1 SmartSweet1 51-55, F 5 hrs ago

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    I recently launched my website for my writing career. On it, you can find my stories, poetry, and essays. I also have a blog on it about writing and being a writer. Please come...
    ACraigNewman ACraigNewman 36-40, M Mar 20

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    I recently launched my website for my writing career. On it, you can find my stories, poetry, and essays. I also have a blog on it about writing and being a writer. Please come...
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    I recently launched my website for my writing career. On it, you can find my stories, poetry, and essays. I also have a blog on it about writing and being a writer. Please come...
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    I recently launched my website for my writing career. On it, you can find my stories, poetry, and essays. I also have a blog on it about writing and being a writer. Please come...
    ACraigNewman ACraigNewman 36-40, M 1 Response Mar 20

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    I recently launched my website for my writing career. On it, you can find my stories, poetry, and essays. I also have a blog on it about writing and being a writer. Please come...
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    Horrible experience. I'm writing a novel and whenever I get writer's block, it kills. It's like I'm locked out of a world I created. So freaking unfair! Especially as I live for my...
    writercookies writercookies 13-15, F 5 Responses Mar 27

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    I am a writer because of social anxiety, it's hard for me to talk and easy to put paint pictures with words.
    claudiagrace claudiagrace 13-15, F 2 days ago

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    What do you do with a heart you can't feel Who do you give it to? Somehow, someway I want to surrender Surrender my heart to you But I just can't do that My stubborn heart won't...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Mar 18

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    Well this is some long introduction of me or things about me. So let's start :-) Im Mj an asian girl who have seen many bad things in life. I have done so many mistakes in my life...
    PartyPoison04 PartyPoison04 13-15, F 1 Response Mar 31

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    1) Whats your (full) name? Isabel Veronica V. 2) How old are you? Almost 15 3) Whats your Birthday? May 26th 4) What starsign does that make it? Gemini and proud 5) Whats your...
    isabelll26 isabelll26 13-15, F 2 Responses Apr 4

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    1) Whats your (full) name? Samantha Lucinda Townsend OR Rhea Melody Taylor 2) How old are you? 16 3) Whats your Birthday? Dec 2nd 4) What starsign does that make it? Sagittarius 5...
    Duckiy Duckiy 16-17, F Apr 8

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    1. I have played video games all my life but don't have any console gamer friends to geek out with. 2. I have worked at a mentally ill housing facility. 3. I want to be a writer. 4...
    slowcheetagirl slowcheetagirl 22-25, F 2 Responses 5 days ago

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    Bonfire Barn Sex Well. One time i went to a bonfire with a guy at a big ranch type place. While there, he asked me if i wanted to go see the horses in the barn. I said yes.. Once...
    BrokenPhoenixx BrokenPhoenixx 18-21, F 2 Responses Mar 18

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    I recently launched my website for my writing career. On it, you can find my stories, poetry, scripts, and essays. I also have a blog on it about writing and being a writer...
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    I recently launched my website for my writing career. On it, you can find my stories, poetry, scripts, and essays. I also have a blog on it about writing and being a writer...
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    I recently launched my website for my writing career. On it, you can find my stories, poetry, scripts, and essays. I also have a blog on it about writing and being a writer...
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    I recently launched my website for my writing career. On it, you can find my stories, poetry, scripts, and essays. I also have a blog on it about writing and being a writer...
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    I recently launched my website for my writing career. On it, you can find my stories, poetry, scripts, and essays. I also have a blog on it about writing and being a writer...
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