Tag Archives: human condition

  1. Write in a Way That Scares You a Little: Holley Gerth


    April 22, 2013 by Nichole Eck

    This quote is especially poignant as I’m preparing to submit a personal essay to several literary journals for publication. The …
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  2. Words, Concrete, and Stacking Stories: 3 Tips for Writing Emotion in Fiction


    March 27, 2013 by Nichole Eck

    Great writing has emotion. It’s about being human in the most basic way. Simple enough, right? The tricky thing is …
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  3. We Are Always Drowning in Human Experience: The Power of Observation


    March 6, 2013 by Nichole Eck

    Good writers pay attention to the world around them. Whether you’re writing recipes, newspaper columns, blog posts, fictional stories, or …
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