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August 2012- Archives

The 7 Habits of Highly Successful Writers

Some provocative, poignant and—at times—tough-loving writing tips from Canadian authors. ...

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Coach's Corner: Ron Smith

A writing tip fom B.C. author and sports biographer Ron Smith: write about the passion behind the sport....

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Coach's Corner: Cara Hedley

To inspire you as you compete in the Canada Writes Literary Triathlon, we're running tips on the art of sports writing all week. Today: how repetition means very different things for writers and athletes. ...

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Coach's Corner: Michael Januska

To inspire you as you compete in the Canada Writes Literary Triathlon, we're running tips on the art of sports writing all week. From the author of the soon-to-be-released Grey Cup Century: a rulebook for making your writing as thrilling as the sport itself....

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Coach's Corner: Kevin Sylvester

To inspire you as you compete in the Canada Writes Literary Triathlon, we're running tips on the art of sports writing all week. From the author of Sports Hall of Weird and former CBC sports broadcaster, some specific triathlon-related wisdom, and why Quidditch leaves him cold....

Coach's Corner: Priscila Uppal

To inspire you as you compete in the Canada Writes Literary Triathlon, we're running tips on the art of sports writing all week. From the Canadian Olympic poet-in-residence: colourful characters abound when you look outside the athletes' circle....

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Coach's Corner: Timeri Murari

To inspire you as you compete in the Canada Writes Literary Triathlon, we're running tips on the art of sports writing all week. From the bestselling author of Taj and The Taliban Cricket Club: when writing a sports novel, avoid Monopoly but keep the sin....

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