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Saw Dick Schlueter's  note to you about the difficulties of
negotiating Microsoft Word (I have Word 2002) and I couldn't
agree more.  Trying to figure out what all the buttons mean
and do takes all my time -- I have no time left for the
creative thing I want to do - writing.

Someone recommended Jarte (an allegedly simple word program)
Wonder if you ever heard of it or can recommend something
which will JUST PRINTED THE TYPED WORD AND NUMBER THE PAGES

Could you tell me also which sector of the US you operate
from.  I live in CT

Answer
I prefer MicroSoft Works to any other program.

There is no pre-setup problems, unless you are ready to format to a manuscript- then simple settings such as font: Courier 10pt, justification: left-hand justification, margin: 1-1.5 margin, spacing: double line spacing, indentation: new paragraph indentation.

You can set it for page numbering, etc.

I don't know anything about "Jarte" and never heard of it.

I live in Texas-

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Jannie Balliett

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I am a published writer, Chief Editor and own A1 Editorial Service. I teach writing, specializing in novel writing, and creative writing. I can answer most any question concerning writing a book, plot and characterization, tighten the prose, and the editing process, and help advise with publishing and the requirements of obtaining a literary agent.

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I'm a published writer, freelancer, and Chief Editor and own A1 Editorial Service. I teach writing for my two Online writer workshops.

Organizations
Sisters In Crime Internet Chapter, The Short Mystery Fiction Society, and Brazos Writers Group.

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Writers Post Journal magazine, May 2006 issue, Augusr 2006 issue, Nov/December 2006 issue and soon in 2008, On A Whim, flash fiction anthology, offered in Barnes & Nobles and Amazon.

Education/Credentials
Some college, creative writing, fiction writing

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I have numerous clients using my service through my editorial service and numerous members in my Online writer workshops.

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