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Succeed in Writing

by Ron Kurtus (updated 17 March 2023)

Do you want to succeed in writing well?

Writing is the key to communicating knowledge and expressing ideas, as well as telling stories. It is a primary medium for creation and the storage of thought.

My name is Ron Kurtus, and I've always enjoyed writing and putting my thoughts down on paper (or in the word processor). I've also found the skill very useful,

Being able to effectively organize and write down your thoughts is important in succeeding in school, your job and even your personal life. Also, if you are very good at writing or really enjoy written communications, you may even seek to be published or choose writing as a profession.

The purpose of these free online lessons is to give you a start at improving your writing skills, to show how to apply writing in the business world, and to give tips on a writing career.

Writing contents

Beginning considerations

Motivations for Writing

Affirm Your Esteem as a Writer

Basics of writing

Improve Skills with a Journal

Write the Book You Would Love to Read

Getting the Reader's Interest

Importance of a Good Vocabulary in Writing

Computer-Based Grammar Checkers

Creative methods

Outlining Enhances Writing Creativity and Productivity

Enhance Writing Creativity Using Graphical Outlines

Writing by Dictation

Selling writing

Major Routes in Professional Writing

Book Royalties

Making Money Writing Fiction

Other writing courses

Succeed in Fiction Writing

Nonfiction Writing (coming soon)

Succeed in Technical Writing

Succeed in Speech Writing

Script Writing (coming soon)


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