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Spinning Plates, or The Writing Life

Thank you to my friend and neighbor Susan Cushman for tagging me at Pen and Palette to answer some questions about my writing. If you don’t follow Susan’s blog, go take a look. 759 more words

My Writing Experience

I'm Back

Yes, I am finally back! I am aware I haven’t written a blog for five months (ridiculous, I know—I have no excuse!), but I am now raring to go and to get back into writing—including doing my blog again. 177 more words

Faye Brierley-roberts

Day 19, Granada Camp for Wayward Poets - Amphibians, Arachnids and Reptilians

July 19th – The beauty of the great outdoors is in full view. The majesty of the hills and mountains frame the landscape. The tranquility of our lake calms and soothes. 80 more words

Creative Process(ing) 17

This week, I tried to reverse the order of my Creative Writing assignments (Picture Book writing/lessons first, then poetry/photography work). It didn’t work very well because I kept worrying about the daily deadline that I had given to myself for the Poem-A-Day Summer Camp. 75 more words

Short Story Part 1 with Criticism Included

To help illustrate my post yesterday I am using a short story that I wrote over a year ago for a creative writing class. This is the first part of the first draft and I am including the notes and marks that I got from my classmates to show what good criticism can mean. 398 more words


Worried About Time

I have been worrying about timing this week.

I am writing the first draft of a novel, as you probably by now know, and I was very happy to find that I hit 50 000 words. 460 more words


Shizuru Seal of Approval

I got bored and made this…and I am planning to do more characters (*≧▽≦)