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Best rejection letter

I know what you’re thinking! How is that possible?

But seriously this letter was really encouraging, and… wait for it… they gave me tips to improve, AND, yes there’s more, they’ve invited me to resubmit once I’ve fixed what they’ve suggested. 61 more words



Usually I’m pretty good with writing endings for stories, but this play I’m working on is got me scratching my head (and not just from my itchy scalp). 53 more words



I have officially decided to take part in NaNoWriMo (National Novel Writing Month)! If you don’t know what that is, or you do and you desperately want to sign up now, check it out… 302 more words


Writing Vampire

I do believe that all writers (and maybe some other creative folk) who read Twilight and didn’t like it (like me) have sat down one lazy Sunday afternoon and thought about how they would do it differently. 664 more words

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Touched By A Song...

I listen to music, as do so many writers seeking inspiration, or simply a way to relax. However, on Saturday, while working on book 3 and listening to… 102 more words

Thoughts On Writing

Beagle, Do As You Will!

WARNING! The following may contain spoilers to The Last Unicorn

Peter S. Beagle has a way with words that most writers can only dream about. The way he turns simple words into literary daggers that stab us in the hearts is something all great Fantasy writers should strive for. 419 more words

Thoughts On Writing

Speed Demons vs. Slow Burners

I don’t know if there’s a “right” approach to writing. Some people brainstorm and research about a topic before they start scribbling, then they go through at least three drafts before they publish the real thing. 328 more words