A Writer's Life

I'm Rebecca Mahoney, a freelance journalist, fiction writer & manuscript editor who likes to chat about books & writing, share editing tips, and muse about the freelance life. Visit my full website at rebeccamahoney.com.

Life outside the cube

I loved this post from Under30CEO about embracing entrepreneurship and daring to life life a little freer. Check it out here: http://list25.com/25-ways-to-live-differently/ Advertisements

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Excerpt: Using sensory details

In creative writing, we often hear the phrase, “show, don’t tell.” That means you want the reader to feel like they’re experiencing the moment. One way to do this is … Continue reading

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Bringing your memoir to life: Using sensory details

It’s been thirty years since I first baked cookies with my mother. Yet it only takes one whiff of melting chocolate to transport me back in time. I was four, … Continue reading

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