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A list of tips, tricks and links to help you become a better writer!
By Aaron Shepard
1. Turn off the TV.
2. Read a lot, but don’t just read.
3. Be a spy.
5. Learn to type well.
6. Get a good thesaurus.
8. Learn the rules before you break them.
9. Find what interests both you and others.
10. Ask for criticism.
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