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W.A.R.S.: After-Action Report

Back to the office yesterday after my “sabbatical”. The hip injury is much improved—I can run without pain for the first time in months, huzzah!–and I cracked out over sixty pages of… 336 more words

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Halloween-themed Writing Cont'd

Daily Prompt #31: Figurative Language

Take a look at your writing from yesterday and write down some figurative language that could complement it. Some examples of figurative language are metaphor, simile, and personification.

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The Writer's Notebook - An Essential Tool for Creativity

Winter is coming! And so is NaNoWriMo. How prepared are you? If you are going to be participating in NaNo this year (and why wouldn’t you be? 497 more words

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Excerpt: Guilt and Gangsters

I promised excerpts in my last post, and I’m a woman of my word. Choosing a scene to share, however, presents manifold challenges. If it’s too prose-heavy there’s no drama, just pretty descriptions of things in my head. 985 more words

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Cross-genre sharing

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WN #28: Writing from a List

Pick a topic and write it at the top of your entry.  The words can be concrete or abstract.  

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New Genre Team Sharing

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WN #27: Lifing a Line

Take a line you highlighted in your notebooks from yesterday. Make it the first line of a new piece and begin adding on to it.

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Writing in a new genre

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WN #26: Rereading and Highlighting

Take some time to pore over your notebook again (you’ve got 25 entries now, plus extra writing you may have added!).  

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