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8 Resources for Creative Writers: Part 2

8 Resources for Creative Writers: Part 2

Here is our continued list of creative writing resources that anyone can use to overcome roadblocks and improve their craft: Poets.org Created by the Academy of American Poets, Poets.org is another resource for all things poems. According to their website, “its...

8 Resources for Creative Writers: Part 1

8 Resources for Creative Writers: Part 1

Whether it’s for a hobby or a career, creative writing is just another method of self-expression. It can be fulfilling, gratifying, and rewarding. But, it can also be stressful, anxiety-inducing, and counterproductive. That’s when we turn to our favorite book/author...

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