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April Star's Writings

Article
Jul.27.2008
Suite 101 - Fiction Writing Tips
Don't know where to start? Here are some exercises and tips to getting the good stuff down on paper. A question every first time author has is: Where do I begin? Your idea has been expanding within your mind for months, you know who your characters are, your setting, your plot. Now it's time to put everything into story form. Problem is, you don't know where in...
Column
Jul.27.2008
The News Sun - Sebring, Florida
The write kind of love: A World War II love story By JoMARIE GRINKIEWICZ (a.k.a. April Star) I spent the better part of last night reading through love letters dating back to 1938 written by my parents. My mom was 16; my dad was 18. Two young people who found one another through writing. My mom had written an article about war, and it was printed in The...