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A chance word-weave.

Here! Finally managed to make myself pen my thoughts in the infinite web.The moment of absolute joy feeling like a queen who conquered the never lands. 372 more words

Progress Report: HELP! I’m Giving Birth to a 92,000 Word Manuscript!

(Picture from Flickr, Tatiana Vdb)

Last week I dreamed I had this bulging belly. When I realized I wasn’t fat, just pregnant, I thought, good, now I can eat all of the Doritos I want! 403 more words

On Life And Writing

We'ed Deliver first draft!

About two months ago I finished a thirty day writing challenge, the project was called We’ed Deliver. The story is about a young man who decides to use his job as a manager of a pizza shop to get some extra cash on the side by the selling weed pizza’s and also weed on the side.. 98 more words

Screenwriting

Writing is Writing

Morning, Peeps!

Well, I set out yesterday to do what I promised and work on my novel. I really did.

Then I saw a post about a free horror short story contest, so I thought I could pull one of mine from its slumber deep in my files, polish it up a bit and send it in, before getting down to the task at hand. 537 more words

First Draft

Multiple Points of What-Am-I-Doing

Okay, so who told me to write a novel with multiple, third-person points of view? Three, to be exact. I’ve never attempted multiple viewpoints. It’s a whole new narrative world. 158 more words

A Day Off . . . Means More Work Today!

Yesterday, I did no writing whatsoever. None. Not a single new word on my novel, not a comma disturbed. I didn’t even write a new Caffeinated Cathy post. 578 more words

First Draft

Ruthless Revision

I should have known it was mistake.

Being married to a man with an aversion to history, and no historical sense at all, is not perhaps ideal for a writer of historical novels. 408 more words

Authorial Voice