The Daily Port of Call: March 13, 2014

Photo by Alexander Lvov/

Photo by Alexander Lvov/

In today’s Daily Port of Call, you’ll find opportunities for writers, one approach to writing novels, and the Twitter Fiction Festival.

From Aerogramme Writers’ Studio, here are opportunities for writers in March and April, including deadlines for competitions and publication opportunities.

8 mispronunciation errors that changed the English language.

Here is one author’s approach to writing novels.

The Twitter Fiction Festival is going on now.

Here are 39 synonyms for run.

10 illuminating fan letters from famous writers to other famous writers.