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Creating characters is a little like making friends

The PLC hit a bit of a rough patch there, with all of us encountering various hazards on our little writing roadways, which sent us swerving about into ditches and oncoming traffic. 1,004 more words

Amy K. Nichols

Kirkus Reviews NOW THAT YOU'RE HERE

I’m up to my ears in line edits, but had to take a moment to tell you NOW THAT YOU’RE HERE received its first professional review. 116 more words

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Sharing Ideas Before They're Done

I might be superstitious.

Actually, I know I am. Just not in the usual way.

I’m superstitious about clothes. If bad things happen when I wear a certain shirt, I get paranoid about wearing that shirt. 219 more words

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What You Can and Cannot Control

The writing life is a lot like regular life. There are ups and downs. Things you can control and things you can’t.

For the most part, you can control when you write, as well as what you write. 173 more words

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