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Abraham Lincoln on Writing Technique

How To Write Like Lincoln by Gene Griessman, Ph.D. Robert Lincoln, the oldest son of Abraham Lincoln, has left us a great quotation and a vivid picture of his famous father’s writing technique: “He was a very deliberate writer, anything … Continue reading

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How To Write Like Lincoln: Prepare To Edit Your Work

Abraham Lincoln’s Writing Habits by Gene Griessman, Ph.D. Noah Brooks, who was an important journalist and editor of the 1800s, had an opportunity to observe how Abraham Lincoln composed important messages.  He  has left us a snapshot of the President … Continue reading

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Writing Tips From Diane Booher

Five Tips for Better Writing by speaker and author Diane Booher 1. Know your audience. What are their interests? How will they use your information. What do they already know? 2. Vary your sentence patterns. Learn to write your voice … Continue reading

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How To Write

Writing Tips from Norman Mailer “…the ability to do good work on a bad day.” That’s what Norman Mailer said is the mark of a professional—doing good work on a bad day.  Notice that Mailer did not say passion.  Some … Continue reading

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