Writing tricks to take away from classic Christmas tales


If you’re celebrating Christmas, odds are good there’ll be at least a dash of Dickens and Dr. Seuss during the festivities.

So in that spirit, for anyone working today or over the next few days, here are four writing techniques to take from A Christmas Carol and four approaches to conquering writer's block inspired by How the Grinch Stole Christmas, both courtesy of Writer’s Digest.