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Nancy Lee Badger’s Ode to Spring

Tree swings, sandy beaches, sunny summer afternoons. They are coming, but today we celebrate spring. Flowers are blooming, trees are budding, and the birds and the bees are doing what comes natural. 173 more words

An Authors Life

Be Kind to Editors and Writers Month

Summer is officially over, but the days are still sunny and the nights just right.  While writing and editing in a quiet corner of my home, or out on my deck, I find I keep thinking of how I got to this moment in time…September 2014. 306 more words

An Authors Life

Sexual Tension: It's all in your head

Writers in the Storm, a fantastic blog for writers, has a wonderful guest post today about writing sexual tension.  I couldn’t find a way to reblog it, so I’m providing the link and urging all my writer friends to click that link and find out the six secrets guest blogger Susan Squires has come up with to creating good sexual tension.  98 more words

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My Writing Process ~ Round Two

I’m helping out a friend, Lola Karns (who can be found here), by writing about my writing process today.  I’ve done this before, but I’m working on different books and the process does evolve. 445 more words

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E-Making of a Hero: Liza O'Connor's Coming to Reason

Recently, Jenna Jaxon wrote several excellent posts on the making of a hero. I asked her for space to give a rebuttal, but then realized she was right. 1,646 more words

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How to Build A Hero: Part 3 ~ Characteristics

The third and final part of my How to Build a Hero series will focus on the characteristics we want to find in our heroes. 522 more words

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How to Build A Hero: Part 2 ~ Features

Time for part two of my series on things a writer must consider when creating a hero.  Last week it was a hero’s physique.  This week I want to look at his features:   hair color, eye color, and unusual features (scars, tattoos, piercings, etc). 764 more words

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