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500 February- Day 9

The quick facts:
Day: 9
WC: 578
Total WC: 4,219
Time: ~30
Music: None

Today’s session took me a little longer than normal, because I kept getting distracted by thoughts of other projects. 228 more words


Author interview: Zach Chopchinski

On the second day of our 2K international indie book blog tour 2016 (hosted by Kate M Colby http://katemcolby.com http://katemcolby.com & me, Kate Evans). I am delighted to welcome our first indie author for interview, Zach Chopchinski. 827 more words

Creative Writing

Jessie Burton's 'The Miniaturist', Il Duomo di Firenze, and writing that first draft

I’m still finding it difficult to write freely. It really is like writing without a handrail or safety net. I have read there are apps that can help with that but when I downloaded one (Write or Die) it didn’t work. 293 more words


Plot bunnies

They came a-visiting today.

They bounced all over the place, dropping unwanted characters and weird tangents all over my redraft. One plot bunny in particular was drunk. 66 more words

The Writing Life

How To Get Over Writer’s Block When The Rainbow Isn’t Enuf » VSB

I’m a huge fan of the blog VerySmartBrothas. This post from frontman Panama Jackson is one of a thousand reasons I endorse what they do. 192 more words


Thoughts on finding an agent

I finished another (not the final) read-though and revision of Wine Bottles and Broomsticks yesterday, so naturally, I’ve started the process of researching agents and agencies who might be interested in what I’ve got. 323 more words


Writing Update #1

So, I’m pretty sure I’ve mentioned in the past that I’m working on a novel.  If I didn’t mention it before, then I’m talking about it now.   236 more words