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We assess as we were assessed

Gary Heard, Whitley College writes:

Not only do we teach as we were taught, as John Capper has highlighted, we also tend to assess as we were assessed… 341 more words


Mighty - One Word Prompt

Have you ever written something and posted it too early? Maybe it was for an assignment and you just needed to get it done so you expended a little effort, slapped a pathetic title on it and hit send…a few days later, after life calmed down enough for you to think a little more clearly, you read back over it and it slaps you right in the face! 264 more words

9/20/2017 → Wednesday Skype & Write

Yesterday was the day. We skyped, and we wrote.

Simply writing makes for boring updates, but there you go. The updates may be boring, but the more we write, the less boring the books will be. 200 more words

Perfect Coven Series

Weekly Word Count #3

Current total word count: 43,899
Written this week: 8,372

I have nothing to say right now. Well, actually I have a lot to say, but it can wait. 44 more words


I'm stuck! Rainbow Killer Update...

I’m stuck.  Yep, that’s right. At 50K words I don’t know what the heck I’m doing. Ugh! I feel like I’m losing my mind over this thing. 644 more words


10K Writing Challenge Starts Soon...

Have you heard about the 10,000-word writing challenge coming up in October? It’s called the 10K Social Writing Challenge, and it’s your chance to get busy writing that novel.

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Why Word Count is Important

The first draft of my story totaled just under 6,000 words; the second draft sliced wordage to 5,191 words, and subsequent editing chopped the story to 4,980, 4,845, and 4,621 words. 757 more words