An unusual but effective way of beginning any writing piece

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A red die being rolled and showing three dots in front of a black background
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Give yourself the best chance of winning Camp NaNoWriMo

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A glowing yellow camp tent in a forest at night
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Lacking in writing inspiration? These tips could get you unstuck.

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A man holding a newspaper stares at a wall painted with brightly colored vertical stripes
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Not everything went to plan.

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A writer sitting at a desk typing on a laptop
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Reading with a writer’s eye means instinctively analysing everything.

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The silhouette of a woman sitting on a windowsill reading a book. Golden sunlight is coming in through the open window.
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Elena Canty

Award-winning writer. Expert procrastinator. I’m passionate about words, people, and the planet.

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