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CADAVER DOG: PJ4 - Smoothing Out The Bumps

Well, its been an eventful last couple of weeks.

Chapter 3 was kicking my behind but, I’ve gotten it under control. I ran into a big problem with Sylvia’s, my 13-year-old protagonist, powers. 374 more words

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Fashion: The New Chic Style

Fashion: The New Chic Style

Protagonist white sweater, $730 / Reiss coat / Reiss black pants / Jimmy choo shoes / Chanel shoulder bag / Burberry scarve / Whistles fedora hat, $155 / Gucci lipstick


Hanging out with my protagonist

Did a lot of writing today. I am at the edge of the crater in Before I Sleep. It’s not a happy time for Alex, which means I’m not really enjoying writing it. 182 more words


3 Elements of a Successful Novel

There are countless ingredients that make a novel shine, and with a topic as subjective as writing, it’s impossible to pin them all down; what is appealing to one person may be off-putting to the next. 653 more words


When Characters Take Over the Story

If we imagine a boxing ring with our antagonist in one corner and the protagonist in the other corner, who is the referee? The writer is. 250 more words

Julaina Kleist-Corwin

Heroes Part II: The Journey

This posts continues my meandering musing on the subject of heroism and other hopeful topics, especially as it involves fantasy storytelling. Last post dealt with heroes that are… 1,000 more words


Second Chances

“Fiction gives us a second chance that life denies us.” – Paul Theroux

I’ve met a lot of people in my life who’ve told me that they hate reading, but I’ve never believed that. 277 more words

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