How I Write – Behind the Scenes of Copywriting

Fiction authors are often asked about how they write, so I thought I’d explain my writing process too. I write most of my copy in longhand with pen and paper, unless it’s transcription, as it’s far quicker and more practical to do that straight to PC. This may seem long-winded, but I find it helps…

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A Little More About Me

Having been challenged to post 90 blogs in 90 days, I thought I’d start off with something easy and tell you about myself. I’m Gudrun, I’m a copywriter and I’m currently based in the North East of England. I wanted to be a writer all my life, it just took me a little time to…

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Ghostwriting – More Possibilities Just Than Tell-All Memoirs

I’ve been curious about the idea of being a ghostwriter for years – the name implies someone mysterious and hidden in the shadows. The reality of ghostwriting isn’t like that, and probably not as dramatic as Robert Harris made out in his novel The Ghost, but it is clearly very interesting and rewarding. The expert…

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Audiotyping and How Transcription Benefits Businesses

In my previous career, I thought it would be useful to have an audiotyping qualification. I went through Pitman Training and gained an OCR Level 3 distinction. It’s a great skill to have and is easy to set up. Gone are the days of secretaries using reel to reel machines, cumbersome items that took up…

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