10 Ways to Improve Your Writing Skills

10 Ways to Improve Your Writing Skills

By: Natalie Rooney

Writing can be intimidating for those who aren't writing professionals, but as with many other tasks, it can be broken down into a process that's straightforward without being overwhelming. Here are 10 tips to approach writing projects with less anxiety.

When I took Journalism 101, I lived and died by my Associated Press Stylebook. I loved it, and I respected it. I still love and respect it—most of the time. But over the years, I confess I've broken the rules. I've done things that would make my seventh-grade English teacher cringe. I'm OK with it, though. Sometimes you need to break a few rules to grab your readers' attention....