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The Writing Process

How to Finish What You Start

Prewriting strategies will help you start

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You can start writing anywhere. It doesn’t have to be at the beginning. The writing process doesn’t care where you start.

Start anywhere. You can use traditional prewriting methods:

  • Freewriting — writing as quickly as you can in…

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The Writing Prof is a collection of ideas about the art and craft of writing from a college professor and other writing professionals. You’ll find writing tips and posts about grammar and punctuation, language and literature, book reviews, personal essays, and all things writing.

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Lee G. Hornbrook

Lee G. Hornbrook

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