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Keep it Short and Tweet: Brief Writing Tips Inspired by Twitter

Political tweets rain down upon us daily. On occasion, try to stop and think:  What lessons can these tweets teach me about my own writing? Ask yourself: In an age when we've grown accustomed to arguments being played out in 140 character bursts, how can I write something that is much longer but still equally compelling?

This article explores six lessons from Twitter that attorneys can apply to their brief writing process, including the importance of knowing your audience, telling a story and editing.