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The Lost Art of Reading Other People's Handwriting
Offbeat  (tags: Writing, Reading, Education, Art )

- 414 days ago -
There are many things to be learned from deciphering the handwriting of others, says Sarah Dunant - but it's a dying skill.
50 Most Famous & Impressive Debut Novels of All Time
Offbeat  (tags: Novels, Books, Writers, Writing, Reading )

- 2450 days ago -
The following writers managed to either capture the attentions of audiences and critics alike with their first novels, or slowly gained admiration later.
10 TV Shows That Writers Really Love
Offbeat  (tags: Writers, Writing, TV Shows, Literature, Books )

- 2452 days ago -
These creative standouts provide viewers of a literary bent with some of the tools needed to tighten their craft and build ideas to their fullest potential.
10 Famous Writers Who Didn't Die From Suicide or Alcohol
Offbeat  (tags: Writers, Art, Education, Life, Writing, Learning )

- 2466 days ago -
The writers listed below spent their lives creating works of art, and they lived long enough to enjoy the fruits of their labor. It's nice to remember that art doesn't have to exact such a high cost.
12 Essential TED Talks for Writers
Offbeat  (tags: TED, Lectures, Writers, Writing, Learning )

- 2500 days ago -
These speeches and presentations from TED offer words of wisdom from authors and others that are invaluable to those looking to make their mark with the written word. Don't be afraid of the blank page; embrace it.

Offbeat  (tags: writing, arts )

- 2505 days ago -
Finding balance in writing sometimes means shifting your ballast in just the right ways at just the right times. In the final essay in Scholars and Rogues' three-part series on writing and balance, writer Jill Moore explains that ballast comes in many for
50 Famous Books That Were Posthumously Published
Offbeat  (tags: Author, Books, Writing, Publishing, Novels )

- 2514 days ago -
Many famous authors have had their works published after their death, some with their blessing and others against their expressly stated wishes. Here are 50 such works.
75 Inspirational, Educational Quotes for the Classroom
Offbeat  (tags: Education Quotes, Inspiration, Motivation, Writing )

- 2568 days ago -
Here are 75 quotes on education that will help you to remember just why it is you do what you do.
52 Writing Tips & Techniques That Are Incredibly Therapeutic
Offbeat  (tags: Life, Therapeutic, Living, Stress, Writing )

- 2570 days ago -
Here are a few tips and techniques that will help you use writing as a tool to deal with stress, trauma and frustration in your own life.
50 Iconic Writers Who Were Repeatedly Rejected
Offbeat  (tags: Writers, Writing, Rejections, Library, Publishing )

- 2592 days ago -
Here are 50 well-respected writers who were told no several times, but didn't give up.
The Ultimate Guide To Grant Writing: 100 Tips, Tools, And Tutorials
Offbeat  (tags: Education, Writing, Tips, Grant, Fund )

- 2724 days ago -
A good starting point is to check out this ultimate guide to grant writing including 100 tips, tools, and tutorials to have you or your agency winning funds. These can be from anyone from the federal government to specific funding agencies.
50 Best Literature Blogs
Offbeat  (tags: Literature, Education, Writing, Blogs )

- 2745 days ago -
Looking for a good read? Then don't bother asking friends what they've read lately or head to the nearest book store in hopes of stumbling upon something good. Instead, try checking out these 50 best literature blogs.
100 Open Courses to Take Your Writing to the Next Level
Offbeat  (tags: Writing, Profession, Education, Open Courses, Universities )

- 2765 days ago -
An essential part to any career, everyone from journalists to managers to politicians need to have an impressive prose. Those low on funds will find a wide array of tools to take their writing to the next level with these 100 open courses from everyone
100 Useful Web Tools for Writers
Offbeat  (tags: Writers, Web 2.0, Internet, Freelancing, Writing )

- 3297 days ago -
Whether you're a freelance writer just scraping by or someone with a solid job and more regular hours, the Internet can provide you with unending support for your practical duties.
Basics: Turn Those Bytes Into Books
Offbeat  (tags: writing, memoirs, memories, books, publish, internet, software )

- 3352 days ago -
What was once a pastime for mothers recording family memories for their children has blossomed into a new, fertile marketplace of collaboration.

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