Posted on November 16th, 2012, by Meggin McIntosh, Ph.D.
Do you ever worry about sharing your writing with others? Trade papers. You remember hearing that phrase in school, don't you? "Alright children, trade papers." You knew you were going to be grading or reading someone else's paper and that child would be reading and grading yours. Find a partner who is also writing [...]
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Posted on September 4th, 2012, by Meggin McIntosh, Ph.D.
Writing is not a one-step process. It not only has many steps but the steps – really phases – are recursive. You start to compose and then you decide you need to do some additional research. Then you compose some more and decide you need to start "fixing" some of your writing, and then…well. You [...]
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Posted on January 19th, 2010, by Meggin McIntosh, Ph.D.
We had another great call the other evening with folks who have been in the 30 Articles in Just 30 Days class (www.30ArticlesinJust30Days.com). Gini is so great about taking notes…and here they are: Notes from 30 Articles call Jan 2010 Lots of great ideas!!
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Posted on December 24th, 2008, by Meggin McIntosh, Ph.D.
If you missed the call on 12/15/08, Gini was taking notes as the call went along (while also leading the call) and I am posting them here. Take a look and see how many ideas for writing you pick up (or are reminded of). This is a great time for writing!! And the next 30 [...]
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