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My Writing Process Recipe - Throw in a Little Bit of Everything and Give it a Good Mix

I am joining in with the writers’ blog tour today, although it is with great trepidation. Following in the footsteps of the lovely Rachael Hale, who kindly invited me to do this, will be tough. 954 more words


Justine: Five Reasons Why New Writers Should Attend a National Conference

I just returned from my second national RWA Conference and like last year, it was amazing. However, the 2014 conference was a little different from 2013. 813 more words

Eight Ladies Writing

Demeterian Elven Culture

It’s been a while since I posted…. well, anything here. I’ve been working lately on a bit of culture and calendar stuff. It’s been a while since I looked at holidays/festivals/cultural common events for any of the people in my writing, and I revisited it after playing a lil Skyrim, watching the first season of Game of Thrones, and reading some Wheel of Time stuff. 1,376 more words


Nominations for the Wonderful Team Member Readership Award

One thing I love about blogging is how it infuses an otherwise solitary experience–this thing called writing–with a sense of community!

Thank you so much to… 171 more words

Thoughts On Writing

Comic strip tells truth about writers

In the Sunday comics Stephan Pastis, creator of “Pearls Before Swine,”  told the truth about writers; funny, yet sad, because the truth hurts. I can’t illustrate the panels, however, I can share the words. 156 more words


7/28/14- Daily Prompt:

After divorcing your mother a mere year ago, your father demands you call his new wife mom…


On Finding Your Literary Voice...

In reading literary reviews, or writing reviews in general, one note that commonly comes up how the author has found his or her voice. ‘This writer has found his voice…’ ‘She’s established her own voice…’ ‘His unique voice comes through loud and clear in his writing’. 1,268 more words