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NaNoWriMo 2015: The Beautiful Books

How did you come up with the idea for your novel, and how long have you had the idea?
I came up with the idea of this Novel… 1,175 more words


Just a short post today as I noticed I hadn’t made a blog post for the entire month of September and I figured I had better fix that. 592 more words


Day 11: Search and Research

How did I learn what I needed to know to write Mercy’s Embrace?  Easy. I read old books. I’ve been doing that since I was ten, and I’ve absorbed a lot over the years. 460 more words

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The Goats of Lahinch: A Lesson in Novel Research

(Before I forget: Next week I’m going to have a cover reveal giveaway contest! With prizes. Look for the contest details on Monday, a week from today!) 568 more words


Seriously Write: What's a Little Research by Ginger Solomon

No matter what genre you choose to write in, you can’t get past the facts, or researching them. On the Seriously Write blog today, author Ginger Solomon provides her experience with researching before she steps into the story. 9 more words

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Seriously Write: Research Tips for Writing What You Don't Know by Jennifer Slattery

by Sandra Ardoin

Have you ever been typing away on your WIP and come across a need for a tidbit of information that seems illusive? On the… 44 more words

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My browsing history, is a little scary...

I am pretty sure that there is some government organization out there monitoring my internet account now…

This morning, I started out googling pregnancy tests (for a character in my book, not me!). 118 more words