Post

I Want to Improve My Writing Skills

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 483 People

    Guys Please Help Edit A Story?

    i've started writing a short story/novella whatever it is i dont know yet. but im writing it and i wanted someone's opinion on it and on some things i could improve so it would be better. this is the first part of my story or chaper 1 if you like. i have more i just need to type...
    ciapcia ciapcia 18-21, F 2 Responses Aug 27, 2013

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Fifty Shades Of English

    The first time I ever became conscious of my writing was when I met a girl named Nikki. Nikki was a tall slender girl with green eyes, flowing black hair, and light skin. I would talk continuously though text message to her. You could say we had a “thing.” Nikki and I became...
    Chaggy Chaggy 18-21, M 1 Response Jan 30, 2013

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I Really Do!

    I really want to improve my writing skills. I really admire some people who can write really well. I hope more people read and comment on my stories and blog though....
    fuglygirlonthebench fuglygirlonthebench 18-21, F 2 Responses Mar 28, 2012

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Grandmother Weaver

    "Grandmother, why do you talk to yourself?" The old woman's eyes drank in the small form of the youth. "To keep them away child." Curious innocence stared back at her "Who's them?" A feigned surprise stretched some of the wrinkles that marked the elder's face. "The sheep of...
    Thefamiliar Thefamiliar 36-40 1 Response Aug 2, 2013

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Writing A Research Article

    I have just been set an assignment at university where we have to write a research article based on the results from an experiment that happened in class. I am dreading this as I am no good at writing so I definitely need to improve my writing skills. Luckily, my lecturer...
    BeautyOfSuffering BeautyOfSuffering 22-25, F 3 Responses Mar 9, 2012

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I think the best way to improve your writing

    skills is to read. Read as many books as possible and you will notice your mind is able to put things into words in new and interesting ways. The more literary influences you have, the more interesting your writing will be. I've noticed this is true of myself anyway.
    ThomasYep ThomasYep 22-25, M Feb 6

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Death And Bridges

    Micheal closed his eyes took a deep breath, and jumped. He wasn't afraid of falling, he was only afraid of what would happen next. What if this didn't work? He didn't want to live the rest of his life in a hospital bed. He knew it was stupid to kill himself over simple problems...
    TheOneThatWantsToShare TheOneThatWantsToShare 16-17, F Sep 28, 2012

    Your Response

    Cancel

    When I am trying to write,

    it makes me appreciate my English teachers all the more. I should have paid more attention. Adverbs and prepositions, pronouns and conjunctions: what a mess I was. Working with a tutor helped, though I was the guy who always wanted to be outside playing ball and not stuck in...
    rickie53 rickie53 41-45, M Feb 10

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Ashes To Ashes, Dust To Dust.

    I have decided to write my experiences from my journals. The idea is to have short stories and poems dealing with my journey after the divorce, to this place I am now. I would love if you could read this, and tell me what you think. Is it worth my time to continue with the...
    Grieta Grieta 41-45, F 3 Responses Feb 18, 2011

    Your Response

    Cancel

    No Passion

    Without passion, heart, and soul writing is nothing more than words on a blank screen. No feeling, no meaning, and no thought to be understood.  I have lost the spark.
    fungirlmmm fungirlmmm 41-45, F 9 Responses Jul 19, 2009

    Your Response

    Cancel

    My Throat Ties Knots Around Itself And I Can't Say A Word.

    When I speak of something important, every sound trips over itself until my sentences turn into a blended mass of sharp, confused, jutting, distressed syllables. Equally, when I write, my fingers just stumble around, feeling keys and paper and pen for some hint of the right words...
    KillerKoalas KillerKoalas 18-21, F Jan 3, 2011

    Your Response

    Cancel

    So Many Started

    Hi All,I have been writing since I was old enough to hold a pencil instead of a rattle. I have always loved to read and as I got older I just wanted to write a novel. I write poetry, articles, essays, just about anything that had to do with words. I even write Haiku. The one...
    clemderk clemderk 51-55, F 2 Responses Apr 27, 2012

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Advice For The Reader Of The Writers Material.

    This article I found at one of my sites and is not my material. However it is sound advice when a writer needs/wants a person to read his material for editing, or anything else he needs done. Be sure the person you choose to read your material is aware of this information before...
    Firewalker001 Firewalker001 51-55, F Aug 14, 2013

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Some Thoughts From An Experience Writer

    As an expert academic writer, university writing instructor, and professional editor--the first thing you need to know is that writing is a process not a product. Learning how to write even reasonably well takes time, dedication, attention to detail, and an ability to understand...
    Southpaugh Southpaugh 18-21 May 23, 2012

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Life Is An Image.

    It is said,"Life is full of struggles."Right from one aspect.Some says,"Life is nothing but full of illusion."Right from a point of view.I want to say that life is a dream.Dream your life and start to think how would you manage it.Dream creates an image.The image require means to...
    skrc4u skrc4u 46-50, M Apr 10, 2012

    Your Response

    Cancel

    The Forbidden Forest

    Thousands of images overflowed her dreaming mind every night of things she has never seen or touched. Her countless never-ending dreams seemed to emerge from one particular place, a forest. The place seemed familiar and magical, but it didn’t depict any form of safety; it was...
    GiftedDreamer GiftedDreamer 22-25, F Jan 28, 2013

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Very Much a Work In Progress ......

    I cannot spell to save myself , but since joining ep and writing bits and bobs on here i feel it has improved , that and a daily sacrifice laid at the alter of the god of spell check .....
    salar1 salar1 51-55, M 10 Responses Jul 19, 2009

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Teaching Creative Writing

    Hey there fellow writers! I am a published author who loves to teach. I am currently a faculty member of  the online writing school "To Write Well." If anyone is interested in taking a course either from me or another faculty member, courses begin Oct. 4, and registration...
    CLRoss CLRoss 41-45, F Sep 4, 2010

    Your Response

    Cancel

    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. Please come visit it and let me know what you think of it. www.acraignewman.com
    ACraigNewman ACraigNewman 36-40, M Mar 20

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Related Experiences

    I'm 22 years old. I want to learn how to have and hold conversations with people because I honestly feel like I've forgotten how to do this. I feel like I don't have many...
    foreveryounghearted foreveryounghearted 22-25, F 4 Responses Jul 21

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I Possess a background in Vitality and similar industries, and understand All those corporate cultures very effectively. Recently, I have obtained a singular standpoint on...
    Andrew558n8la3 Andrew558n8la3 31-35, M 1 Response 6 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Is your web site staying indexed by search engines correctly? Without the proper blend of on the web optimization and marketing and advertising, your website might be the most...
    Matthew926y3ym8 Matthew926y3ym8 31-35, M 1 Response Aug 12

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Unfortunately, Many of these Ailments choose yrs to manifest themselves. Additionally, 37 incidences of stroke are already reported in sufferers using Risperdal.Risperdal side...
    Anthony616q1zv3 Anthony616q1zv3 31-35, M 1 Response Aug 8

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Having said that, I wonder if the problem is nearer to household: particularly, their increasingly inconsistent and mediocre food and repair.For weddings, our pub is accessible to...
    Michael592w2ui6 Michael592w2ui6 31-35, M 3 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I am a college student, struggling with the idea of dropping out to pursue my passion of writing, travel, spirituality and introducing people to a more fulfilling life. Are you...
    theleigh theleigh 18-21, F 2 Responses a week ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    But I'll never find it... You know why? Because I have no social life... I don't have anywhere to look because i'm not comfortable going anywhere. I'm so depressed, and doing all...
    or19937 or19937 18-21, M 26 mins ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    The rooms are very nicely appointed and also the team are extremely helpful and useful. We had an excellent time and will definitely return. Report this overview Pei L...
    Tonetteqc Tonetteqc 31-35, M 1 Response Aug 11

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Just Host also involves each electronic mail solution you might perhaps want, which include webmail, unrestricted storage, and a vast variety of POP3 or IMAP e-mail addresses.If...
    Miguelnf82 Miguelnf82 31-35, M 1 Response 6 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    The Nationwide Beer Scoring System has long been upgraded which is now totally built-in with whatpub.com, making getting a pub and scoring your beers easier.We shared a pizza and...
    Ethan614c4ap9 Ethan614c4ap9 31-35, M 1 Response 3 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    If you are trying to rank over a expression that nobody is searching for, you aren’t planning to generate a great deal organization. But how do you know what consumers are...
    Joshua603b4zn8 Joshua603b4zn8 31-35, M 1 Response 2 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Hello everyone! This is my first post! (Woohoo) Okay, So hi, I'm Kat. I'm 24... 25 on MONDAY 8/11!!! *Suddenly gets writer's block* -_- Always happens. Meh. I live in FL. I'm a...
    LovelyCalico LovelyCalico 22-25, F Aug 7

    Your Response

    Cancel
    A rebuildable atomizer or an RBA is an atomizer which allows the consumer to assemble or "Create" the wick and coil them selves instead of replacing them by an off-the-shelf...
    Aiden260r0pd4 Aiden260r0pd4 31-35, M 1 Response Aug 11

    Your Response

    Cancel
    When another person you love is grieving it might be difficult to know what to do. Often there is nothing you are able to do to remove the grief, but you could be there to help...
    Laurenazrj90 Laurenazrj90 31-35, M 1 Response Aug 11

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Your provider’s concept and facts premiums might apply to text messages. You are not necessary to comply with obtain textual content messages as being a issue of applying...
    Joseph048l7jx2 Joseph048l7jx2 31-35, M 1 Response 4 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Our technique requires into consideration a combination of attempted and legitimate strategies dependant on internet search engine algorithms, regular monitoring and many good...
    Ethan614c4ap9 Ethan614c4ap9 31-35, M 1 Response 2 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Tips from George Estabrooks (one among the greatest hypnotists who at any time lived) on the strength of post-hypnotic ideas! (Now people will do when you say even when you're...
    Joshua603b4zn8 Joshua603b4zn8 31-35, M 1 Response 2 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I counsel you scan all the books in Elder Scroll Online! similar to the previous Elder Scrolls games, your skills will be increase by reading some bound books. though this may not...
    rsgpfastgold rsgpfastgold 22-25, M 1 day ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Is your web site staying indexed by serps effectively? Without the proper combination of online optimization and internet marketing, your web site can be the best looking web page...
    Noah404j9pe5 Noah404j9pe5 31-35, M 1 Response a week ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I am working hard at trying to be a better person, it's not easy but in the end will be worth it, and after the recent events of what happen involving me and my fiancée's...
    ECrierie ECrierie 16-17, M 1 Response 4 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Bored with Search engine marketing gurus and specialists promising you the earth, but usually underneath preforming or even worse not even offering any function! Listed here at...
    Alexander815d4bq9 Alexander815d4bq9 31-35, M 1 Response 1 hr ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Some business owners could say Sure, at least to the final four concerns. But the first question is de facto The key: Do you have got some time?Why is it so crucial that your...
    Noah259o9mb3 Noah259o9mb3 31-35, M 1 Response a week ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    That way, when our SEO specialists realize more details on you and your needs, we will discuss the providers that we imagine are right for you, and the many benefits of each.These...
    Eveline1062z Eveline1062z 31-35, M 1 Response 4 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I really am not sure why I am writing. Writing use to be such a passion of mine, especially on my favorite website, but now, it is as if that passion is gone, even though I get the...
    LostAriel LostAriel 22-25, F 3 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I have been working for 10 years now. I know its not massive in terms of other people, however I just dont want to work anymore. I have volunteered my skills in other areas, but I...
    laughman laughman 31-35, M Jul 26

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I was taught the cursive writing. It was a must to succeed your French subject. The moment you leave Elementary school and go to High School, they allow you to use the writing...
    EarlPhantomhive EarlPhantomhive 18-21, F 1 day ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Well with all the so called improvements that have been made here ,it seems stalking has become an accepted practice , When one of my friends has to appeal a suspension for...
    Poseybloom Poseybloom 41-45, F 4 Responses Jul 29

    Your Response

    Cancel
    10K pieces of spam removed, Threading of Private Messages, New iOS app released and an Android App coming soon + much more. It's been a couple weeks since our last update and since...
    EPArsineh EPArsineh 26-30, F 81 Responses Aug 7

    Your Response

    Cancel
    This was our fifth stop by towards the Maldives and our 2nd take a look at to Angsana. It really is a good looking, silent island with an excellent reef for snorkelling and with...
    Gilmaoq1174 Gilmaoq1174 31-35, M 1 Response 4 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I think being a better person begins with accepting myself how I am first. How can I put forth the effort necessary to improve something I do not love? I am a human being. I...
    Aurinne Aurinne 36-40, F 3 Responses 1 hr ago

    Your Response

    Cancel