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Use Clear Transitions: Lesson #5 from Student Writing

This is post #4 in a series expanding the six writing & editing lessons that authors can take away from my writing students. “Transitions are more than inserting the word ‘then’ or ‘next’ into your writing every so often. They’re … Continue reading

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Keep an Eye on Paragraph Length: Lesson #4 from Student Writing

This is post #4 in a series expanding the six writing & editing lessons that authors can take away from my writing students. “I had some students who thought that a paragraph had to be a certain number of sentences. … Continue reading

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Don’t Change the Subject: Lesson #3 from Student Writing

This is post #3 in a series expanding the six writing & editing lessons that authors can take away from my writing students. “Speaking of keeping paragraphs on topic, well, keep your paragraphs on topic. I had students who would … Continue reading

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