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Busman's holiday

After looking over the May numbers, I took a look at June. I started the month over 80,000 words for the year. Sooooo close to 100k! 203 more words

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Book Review: Curse of the Black Heron by Holly Lisle

this is a review for the 1998 release of this book.

This was part of the Bard’s Tale series of books, based off the 90s video game. 197 more words

Writing Update

The truth is, there is no writing happening lately, unless it’s for school or a work email. I just don’t have the brainpower. I have been feeling COMPLETELY overwhelmed with work/school/life and everything I want to accomplish… 76 more words

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IWSG: 7 Worldbuilding Tips For Fantasy Authors

My favorite fantasy books are the ones with the best worldbuilding. Give me a rich world with complex cultures, lots of terrain to explore, ecology that makes sense, and a magic system that’s more well thought out than “I used my feelings/willpower/the goodness of my heart” and I will buy your books like crack. 1,298 more words

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Nano Nano

Yep, I’ve done my usual thing of spending ages (months & years sometimes) investigating the small print, worrying about how I’ll manage the minutae of things and suddenly plunging in blindly. 440 more words

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Rekindling the Joy of #Writing by Michelle Miles

I met Michelle years ago at FF&P’s Gathering — I think the one in New York? She’s here to share a little bit about Holly Lisle’s How to Think Sideways class and how it helped her to find her writing bliss again, as well as tell us some details about the book that came out of it,  1,215 more words

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Kicking it off

I labored a bit over this post.  I feel like I need more preamble before I dive straight into my story chronicles.  I should deliver some kind of haughty details or powerful and/or inspirational messaging… 304 more words

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