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A Hiatus, or did I just quit?

A break – that’s what I called it. Things had gone on a different path than I anticipated. I was selling books, but I was focusing on the need for agents and publicists and book signings and talking with people about … Continue reading

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What’s with this inner Hallmark Channel voice in my writing?!

photo credit: zen via photopin cc     I’ve lost Faulkner and gained a Lifetime movie… Ugh. I don’t know what has happened to me, but I’m not pleased. Has my muse changed shape? If so, no offense, but I’d … Continue reading

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Everyone is a busy bee, but me!

It seems like everyone I know in the writing, editing, blogging, crafting, creating sphere goes into overdrive during the spring and summer months (except for me!).   photo credit: Cheng I via photopin cc   Here are some of the … Continue reading

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Does changing gears = a name change?

What happens when you want to change directions with your creative endeavors? Do you use a pen name? What if you are a photographer? A recording artist? A painter, a sculpter? Do you try to take your current audience with … Continue reading

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I can do “busy” like nobody’s business – or how procrastination is winning

Just stand there and look busy Procrastination – you evil thing. You are winning the battle right now. A confession: I can fill my days and nights with all sorts of busy-ness. And, it isn’t worthless stuff. Everything is necessary … Continue reading

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Success scares my socks off. What about you?

photo credit: kevin dooley via photopin cc   Success is scary Maybe not for everyone, but it certainly is for me. There have been a few times when I really feel my pulse quicken over an idea, over something I … Continue reading

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Create – Why do you do it?

photo credit: e-magic via photopin cc   Are you a writer? A poet? An artist? Photographer? Musician? Artist? Sculptor? Why? Why do you create the art that you do? Some people say they “have to” create. Why? What happens to … Continue reading

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