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The Driver's Seat: Writing Inspiration, curated today by The Word Nerds!

Get behind the wheel with this week's writing inspiration

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This is how you do it: You sit down at the keyboard and you put one word after another until it is done. It's that easy, and that hard. - Neil Gaiman I can shake off everything as I write; my sorrows disappear, my courage is reborn. - Anne Frank


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The WordNerds are made up of six YA authors: Calyn Morgan, E. Latimer, Emma Gisclair, Erica Crouch, Kellie Sheridan, and Meghan Jashinsky. They vlog daily about all things young adult books, and every Sunday at 7:30pm EST the six of them host Hangouts On Air where they answer live questions from viewers. If you love books, then you're their people! You can subscribe to the WordNerds here.

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Kate Hart

Kate is the author of After the Fall, coming January 24, 2017 from Farrar, Straus and Giroux. A former teacher and grant writer, she now owns a treehouse-building business in the Ozarks and hosts the Badass Ladies You Should Know interview series.

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