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Perfectionism and the Cut Revision

Everyone who confesses to this fault, I suspect, is actually bragging. It’s the classic answer in a job interview. “What’s your greatest weakness?” “I’m a perfectionist.” I’m going to be contrary and confess that I’m not one. 458 more words


Word count - 2/22/2017

Today’s word count: 953

I didn’t get any writing done yesterday, but that’s because it was just a busy day and I was productive in lots of other ways, so I don’t feel too badly about it.

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A Less Than Expected|Writing Update 3

My Week

So this week was interesting to say the least. I’ve gotten extremely less writing done then I would have wanted, and that is really my own fault. 266 more words



I wrote a blog post at 4 a.m. but didn’t post it, and now I’m glad since it got a little more personal than I would have preferred. 413 more words


Word Count: The Non-Rule Rule — A Writer's Path

by Samantha Fenton

When people talk about how long the word count of a novel should be, they say, “there really is no rule….” But, then they go off talking about some “guidelines” of the “right length” of a novel. 524 more words

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From the Desktop: Writing Update 2/20/2017

Happy President’s Day (Apparently)!

Clearly I have no sense of time, but I hope you’ve had a good week and that if you’re in the US I hope you enjoy the holiday and the…er…car sales. 164 more words

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