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For those with relatives, friends, or coworkers in the military:
When Someone You Love is Deployed, by Susan Dunn.
Having someone you love deployed, whether child, partner, relative or close friend, is extremely stressful (Read the rest of the article here)
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Writing Tips:

A collection of articles to help you write better

10 Tips for Better Writing, by Tim North (2003)


"Active" and "passive" voices made simple, by Tim North


"Affect" or "effect": it's harder than you think!, by Tim North


Avoiding Sexist Language, by Linda Elizabeth Alexander  


Common Writing Mistakes, by Michael LaRocca


Don't Fall Into the Query Letter Quandary, by Shery Ma Belle Arrieta


Gifts for Your Career: 10 Things Writers Can Give Themselves for a Prosperous 2002, by Melissa Brewer


How to Become a Better Writer (Updated), by Craig Lock.


Launching Your Freelance Writing CareerLaunching Your Freelance Writing Career, by Becky Sisk


Some Examples of Copyright and How It Works, by Richard Lowe, Jr.


Top Ten Tips For Writing Like A Pro, by Cathy Kessler.  


What is Plagiarism and How to Avoid "Stepping over the Line" by Craig Lock. 


"Which" or "that": Choosing between them made easy, by Tim North


Words, Don't Fail Me (Or Give Your Writing Muse a Kick!,  by Shery Ma Belle Arrieta


Writer's Block Cure:

      Breaking Out of Writer's Block, Part I, by Apryl Duncan

      Unleash your writing skills with the WB cure! (Part 2), by Apryl Duncan


Online Articles


The Seven Vital Elements of a Successful Nonfiction Book Proposal, by Mary Embree

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The Elements of Style (4th Edition)


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by Strunk, et al. (2000)

On Writing Well: The Classic Guide to Writing Nonfiction


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by Zinsser (2001)

The Gregg Reference Manual


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by Sabin (2001)

How to Say It: Choice Words, Phrases, Sentences & Paragraphs for Every Situation


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by Maggio (2001)

Writers Workshop In A Box: The Ultimate Tool to Begin Your Writing Life


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by Bark (2004)

Dojo Wisdom for Writers: 100 Simple Ways to Become a More Inspired, Successful and Fearless Writer


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by Lawler (2004)

Sin Boldly: Dr. Dave's Guide to Writing the College Paper


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by Williams, et al. (2004)