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Do you re-read?

Do you ever re-read?

I’ve decided to re-read all of the Harry Potter series.  (Don’t be surprised I read more than just smutty smut.  It’s important to be well-rounded, dears.) 140 more words

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Motivation from "Jaws"

How the story behind the making of “Jaws” can motivate you through a hard (re)write (or really anything)

It’s Shark Week and I love “Jaws,” (I re-watched “Jaws” and “Jaws – the inside story,” so I’m a happy camper), so it’s a shark related post today. 534 more words


Are writing conferences worth it? Part II

Back  in March, I posted a question on if Writing Conferences were worth the money…so I decided to test it out for myself and sign up for one. 539 more words


Courtesy of Project Mayhem – an excellent blog for middle-grade writers -

How to Write When You’re Not Writing

I thought we could all use this post to assuage some of the late summer “I need to be writing” guilt. 283 more words

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Writer's Conference Bound

I’m currently en route to the Writer’s Digest Conference in NYC (yay for free wifi on the fancy bus!) and taking a chance on becoming  of a proper writer ( 139 more words


Persistence or futility?

I used to finish every book I started reading, no matter how little I enjoyed it. (Except for Moby Dick, which I was constitutionally unable to get past page 57 until absolutely required to do so for American Lit second semester of my senior year of college. 515 more words

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Evolution of Relationships in Novels...as explained by my dog

Evolution of relationships in novels…as explained by my dog’s interactions with the cable guy :)

I watched Bella (I promise, I did not name her after Twilight’s lame heroine) interact with the cable guy yesterday, and I couldn’t help being amused at her steps toward him.   413 more words