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I worked in PR for over a decade before writing a novel. Skills like writing for executives actually helped make me a better novelist — here's how.

Reddit's r/NoSleep is a special 'horror bubble' for internet writers that has born book deals and even a Steven Spielberg adaptation

First Off: The strange and unexpected consequences of my first big win

I just left my 6-figure day job to become a full-time freelance writer. Here's how I planned for such a massive career change.

How to run a spell check in Google Docs in 2 ways, to fix spelling and grammar errors

How to copy and paste on a Chromebook in 4 different ways

How to indent or 'tab' on your iPhone in the Pages app to properly format your documents

People said majoring in English was a waste of time and money — but here are 5 ways I use it in my everyday life

I made 4 mistakes at the beginning of my freelance writing career, but they changed the way I do business

24 of the hardest words to have won the National Spelling Bee

9 ways to become a better speller, according to an expert

How to change the line spacing on any text in Google Docs, from your desktop or mobile device

How to make a hanging indent in Google Docs, for works cited pages and other forms

6 things I thought I knew about adulthood at age 20 that turned out to be completely wrong

I've been successfully self-employed for a year — here are 9 things I wish I'd known before starting

'The Da Vinci Code' author Dan Brown explains how he overcame self-doubt and became a bestselling writer who's sold 250 million books

The best lesson I've learned at work made a world of difference in my personal life as well

My 15-minute daily ritual to be more productive had an unexpected consequence that was even more valuable

27 incredibly common spelling mistakes that make you look less intelligent

What it takes to be a writer for 'Saturday Night Live'