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3 Lies Writers Tell Ourselves

Liar, Liar, pants on fire! 3 Lies Writers Tell Themselves 1. I don’t care what anyone thinks of my writing If this were true, you would never, ever share your work. It would stay locked up in a drawer somewhere, hidden … Continue reading

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What I’ve Learned from Teaching Composition

5 Things I’ve Learned from Teaching Freshman Composition … I’m a guest on Sarah Nego’s blog – Sarah Nego Writes – today discussing five things I’ve learned from teaching freshman composition. I’d love you to take a minute, click on over … Continue reading

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Overcome by a Pantster Attack

My Pantster Tendencies Won — this round Day 13 of JuNoWriMo/ CampNaNoWriMo (50k words in 30 days), and my innner Pantster won. I tried three different stories – all three I planned out, mapped, strategized, created character arcs, character profiles, … Continue reading

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Trying to Reform – A Former Pantster – NaNoWriMo

The countdown clock on NaNoWriMo.org is still ticking away. Nov. 1 is getting closer by the second. October is winding down, and I am about mid-way through my mountain of planning worksheets – character arcs and biographies, outlining, scene setting … Continue reading

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Calling all independent bookstores/booksellers…

I am trying to put my money where my mouth is and support independent bookstores and independent booksellers … only, I can’t seem to find very many of them to support. There are a few independent bookstores within driving distance, … Continue reading

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