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How to write (and critique!) a short story in 6 days: the continuing saga

You may have read my previous posts about my foolish decision to enter a short story contest despite starting library school and having only a week until the deadline. 385 more words

Short Story

Inside the Tornado

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There are some days when doing my job is something like surviving inside a tornado. Things coming at you, left, right and centre, and as long as you just hold on and keep breathing, you will be fine. 575 more words

Quick Tip: Pair Up for a Peer Audit

Blogging is an ongoing adventure; we keep tweaking our sites and what we publish as we develop a community and learn more about what we like in a blog design (and more about how to use our blogging platform of choice). 539 more words


The Reviews are in!! Well... Sort of.

The Reviews are in!! Well… Sort of.

So far I’ve received two very different reviews for my book ‘Breed, the secret design to maintain racial inequality among the despised classes’. 784 more words


Tahlequah Writers: Why Criticism is Good

I thrive under criticism. Good criticism gives me direction, offers concrete objectives to attain. When it is the offspring of honesty and wisdom, it is euphoric. 291 more words

Life In Tahlequah

The One-Two Combo

You make me crazy.  You can turn cold so quickly, I have no recourse but to retreat into platitudes.  Then, when I least suspect it, you reach out to me and make me feel so connected I wonder why I’m not with you.

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Single Girl Playbook

The Loving Hand of Correction

My child, don’t reject the LORD’s discipline, and don’t be upset when he corrects you. For the LORD corrects those he loves, just as a father corrects a child in whom he delights.

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