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How Writers Can Learn From Documented Cases of Revision In this short article on the writers blog, Poynter, by Roy Peter Clark (2010 Feb. 17), the author discusses using published examples of revision from acclaimed writers as truly helpful to the novice writer who wishes to improve his/her writing. 

Deep Revision In this chapter by Meredith Sue Willis from the edited book, Educating the Imagination (1994, Edgar & Padgett, Eds.) published by Teachers and Writers Collaborative in New York, the author muses about the developmentally appropriate process of experimentation and refinement that are revision -- from the earliest days of a person's writing life through adulthood. 

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