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Distractions ... and Harry Potter

It’s been a busy couple of weeks. A lot has happened, although not much writing has been done. I’ve been struggling to get back into a novel I wrote a couple years ago. 358 more words

Denise D. Young

Sunday ROW80 check-in

The past week was fairly productive. I revised 11 chapters in my novella “Good Old-Fashioned Magic,” so the third draft is officially finished. I need to do a read-through and fix any typos, and then it’s off to beta readers. 229 more words

Denise D. Young

On Pinterest—Finally

So, I’ve had a Pinterest account for a while now, but my use of it has been sporadic. Now I’ve made a commitment to use it regularly—I have a strong sense of beauty and enjoy artsy and cooking projects, so it’s right up my alley. 181 more words

Denise D. Young

An exercise in decluttering—and a Sunday ROW80 check-in

I recently read an article in which the author discussed the following decluttering technique: Get rid of 10 things every day. These things can be as small as a pen that’s out of ink or a scrap of paper or as large as a piece of furniture. 450 more words

Denise D. Young

ROW80 Round 2 Goals

I’m actually a few days late in getting this post up, but here are my goals for the second round of A Round of Words in 80 Days, the writing challenge that knows you have a life. 120 more words

Denise D. Young

ROW80 Round 1 Wrap-Up

It’s hard to believe that the first round of A Round of Words in 80 Days is over and that March has almost flown by. But here we are in late March. 214 more words

Denise D. Young

Sunday Summary

I took the beginning of last week off to do some traveling and visiting with family, which means I didn’t blog at all last week. I only wrote two days, so my numbers weren’t huge, but I’m consistently writing 1,500 words a day when I write, which seems like a good pace to me. 170 more words

Denise D. Young