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How to be a Successful Writer

(or even an editor - well this is how I did it)


Barbara Hayes

Published by Bretwalda Books at Smashwords

Copyright © Barbara Hayes 2010

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ISBN 978-1-907791-13-0



Starting off Right

Good General Advice

First Writing Steps


More General Advice

What to do if you are Losing Readers

More Basic Rules and Writer’s Block

To Work through an Agent or Not

Talent, Facts and Ghosts

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