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Stop Using So Many Exclamation Points

Use this simple rule from Elmore Leonard to improve your prose

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Here’s a quick writing tip for you: stop using so many damned exclamation points!


Maybe you’ve seen someone else do it or maybe you’re a repeat offender yourself. Either way it needs to stop.




Timeless insights and actionable advice to help you master the best of what other writers have already figured out.

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Tom Belskie

Tom Belskie

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