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The Writing Prof

Write to Discover Your Topic

Use free writing to discover what you want to write about

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I have a confession. I don’t always know what I’m going to write about when I start my day. Sometimes, I just start typing.

Often, I have a plan, a topic, an idea. But other times, as I’m letting the caffeine revive me, I just type. But I know that if I keep typing, an idea will come to me.




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

Writer and Writing Coach. Memoirist. Editor of The Writing Prof. Experienced writer — I can help you tell your story. Connect at LinkedIn, Twitter @leehornbrook

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