Typing French Characters Here’s a handy chart  on how to type the French pronunciation characters. FluentU Office Support also has one. https://support.office.com/en-us/article/Keyboard-shortcuts-for-international-characters-108fa0c1-fb8e-4aae-9db1-d60407d13c35

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I get Joanna Penn’s newsletter, The Creative Penn, and find she often has helpful advice. Today, I got an email from her advertising this FREE webinar on Scrivner. I’m not familiar with it, but I know a lot of authors use it. If you use it or want to learn about it, you might enjoy…

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Character’s Thoughts: Punctuating and Formatting The following is an excellent article from Writers Relief.com on expressing characters’ thoughts. I have interspersed a few comments of my own shown in italics. Knowing how to punctuate or format your character’s thoughts can be difficult. Should you use italics? Quotation marks? Underlining? I have never seen underlining as…

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A website developer told me about a free download for software very similar to Photoshop. I haven’t tried it yet, so I can’t vouch for how user friendly or effective it is. It’s called Gimp.

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Ever struggle to find the right word? Words to Use is a great site for helping you to find just the word you’re looking for. As an example, here are their suggestions for words associated with “eyes.”

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