Breakout Writing
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Breakout Writing

What the Heck Am I Writing: Mystery or Thriller?

Why getting the story elements right is actually more important

I grew up reading Nancy Drew and Hardy Boys Mysteries that belonged to my aunt. They were hardbacks with aged pages and sketch-like drawings. When I was seven or eight, my grandmother brought them down from her attic in a dusty box. She cleaned them and lined them up on a…



If you want to improve your ability to reach your dreams then you must write well — no matter what your dreams are.

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Melinda Crow

30-year freelancer. Found on: Newsweek, The Points Guy, Cruise Critic, MSN Travel, Writing Cooperative. Falcon Guide author.