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Writer to Author Diary Days 11 & 12 or Taking Time

Some of you eagle-eyed readers might have noticed that I skipped a day of blogging yesterday.  I did it intentionally.

After writing 10,000 words the day before and with everything else going on in my life, I intentionally spent a day away for all forms of writing.   243 more words

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Writer to Author Diary Day 10 or Getting Back on the Horse

Today was a good writing day.  10,000 words and some editing. Plus I reread my short story and didn’t hate it, so that’s a plus! 423 more words

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Writer to Author Diary Day 10 or There's No Business Like...

The more and more I learn about what it takes to be a full time author, the more I am repeatedly reminded that being an author is a business.   420 more words

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Writer to Author Diary Day 9 or Leaning in to the Stretch

One of the rules I live by is to never stop learning As I get older though, I find it harder and harder to learn new things.   517 more words

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Writer to Author Diary Day 8 or Regrouping

After yesterdays decidedly disappointing ending, I have purposely stayed away from y stories today.

I awoke at 4am to my alarm with a extremely sore throat and an ear ache.   179 more words

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Writer to Author Diary Day 7 or Second Guessing Yourself

Have you ever written something, cooked something, drawn something, or really just done something that your were proud of only to look at it again have have second thoughts? 238 more words

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Writer to Author Diary Day 6 or Variety is the Spice of Life

Today was another 4am start and a hard one at that.  The closer we get to winter and the more cold wet mornings we have, the harder it is to get out of bed, but out of bed I did get. 468 more words

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