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The Writer’s Guide to Training Your Dragon: Using Speech Recognition Software to Dictate Your Book and Supercharge Your Writing Workflow (Dictation Mastery for PC and Mac)

Want to dictate up to 5000 WORDS an hour? Want to do it with 99% ACCURACY from the day you start?

NEW EDITION: UPDATED to cover the latest Dragon Professional Individual v15 for PC & v6 for Mac
FREE video training included!

As writers, we all know what an incredible tool dictation software can be. It enables us to write faster and avoid the dangers of RSI and a sedentary lifestyle. But many of us give up on dictating when we find we can’t get the accuracy we need to be truly productive.

This book changes all of that. With almost two decades of using Dragon software under his belt and a wealth of insider knowledge from within the dictation industry, Scott Baker will reveal how to supercharge your writing and achieve sky-high recognition accuracy from the moment you start using the software. You will learn:

– Hidden tricks to use when installing Dragon on a Windows PC or Mac;
– How to choose the right microphone and set it up perfectly for speech recognition;
– The little-known techniques that will ensure around 99% accuracy from your first install – and how to make this even better over time;
– Setting up fail-safe dictation profiles with multiple microphones and voice recorders, without impacting your accuracy;
– How to train the software to adapt to you and avoid your accuracy declining;
– Strategies for achieving your entire daily word count in just one or two hours;
– Many more tips and tricks you won’t find anywhere else.

At the end of the book, you’ll also find an exclusive list of resources and links to FREE video training to take your knowledge even further.

It’s time to write at the speed of speech – and transform your writing workflow forever!

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The Writer’s Guide to Weapons: A Practical Reference for Using Firearms and Knives in Fiction

When it comes to writing weapons, most authors shoot from the hip–and miss. The Writer’s Guide to Weapons will help you hit your target every time.

Firearms and knives have starring roles in a wide range of genres–crime, thriller, war, mystery, Western, and more. Unfortunately, many depictions of weapons in novels and film are pure fiction. Knowing the difference between a shotshell and a slug, a pistol and a revolver, or a switchblade and a butterfly knife is essential for imbuing your story with authenticity–and gaining popularity with discerning readers.

Inside you’ll find:

  • An in-depth look at the basics of firearms and knives: how they work, why they work, what they look like, and how to depict them accurately in your stories.
  • The biggest weapons myths in fiction, TV, and film.
  • A surefire guide for choosing the correct weapon for your characters, no matter their skill level, strength, or background.
  • A review of major gun and knife laws, weapons safety tips,and common police tactics.
  • “The Hit List,” showcasing the most popular weapons for spies, detectives, gunslingers, gangsters, military characters, and more.
  • Examples highlighting inaccurate vs. accurate weapons depictions.
  • An insightful foreword by David Morrell, the award-winning creator of Rambo.
Equal parts accessible, humorous, and practical, The Writer’s Guide to Weapons is the one resource you need to incorporate firearms and knives into your fiction like a seasoned professional.

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