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WIPpet Wednesday: Bard of the Seelie Court

December is halfway over, there’s a week left in round four of ROW80—and there’s still so much to do. All the holiday shopping is done and I’m about halfway through wrapping presents, but I still have packages and cards to send out. 355 more words

Denise D. Young

Creating a lovable lead: Sunday ROW80 check-in

In every book I’ve ever loved is a main character I would follow to hell and back. I’d follow Frodo into the fires of Mount Doom. 371 more words

Denise D. Young

WIPpet Wednesday: The Faerie Realm

Welcome to another installment of WIPpet Wednesday. The brain child of K.L. Schwengel, WIPpet Wednesday offers writers a chance to share their works in progress. The only catch is that the excerpt must relate to the date in some way. 451 more words

Denise D. Young

Sunday Summary: The Passion Test

I recently watched an interview with Janet Attwood, author of “The Passion Test: The Effortless Path to Discovering Your Life Purpose.” In the interview, she cited a study that looked at a number of highly successful individuals in a search for common threads. 448 more words

Denise D. Young

WIPpet Wednesday: The dryad in the sacred grove

Here’s yet another installment of WIPpet Wednesday. Hosted by K.L. Schwengel, WIPpet Wednedays offer writers a chance to share excerpts from their work. The only catch is that the WIPpet must relate to the date in some way. 326 more words

Denise D. Young

Gratitude and celebrating life’s simple luxuries

The holiday season, filled with turkey, pumpkin pie, sugar cookies, and brightly wrapped presents, is a season of abundance. With Thanksgiving right around the corner, I’m reflecting on gratitude. 341 more words

Denise D. Young

The one-year mark: Sunday ROW80 check-in

Yesterday marked one year since I left my day job to write full time. I’ve learned a lot over the last year, and I’ve put a decent number of words on the page. 234 more words

Denise D. Young