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Secrets from the world of Hollyweird

Funfacts of the day:
1) Actors are often paid to wear designer attire to Red Carpet events. They essentially rent the dresses and agree to promote the designers when the press stick microphones in their faces and ask excitedly “Who are you wearing?” The dresses they wear don’t always reflect their ability or willingness to buy them, merely to wear them. 1,785 more words


How NaNoWriMo helped me get my $hit Together

NaNoWriMo. National Novel Writing Month. Fifty thousand words in thirty days. A global event, in which writers compete against their toughest opponents. I’m not talking about other writers, either. 1,208 more words

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#NaNoWriMo2016 -That's A Wrap! And For My Next Trick...

NaNoWriMo 2016 has officially came to an end. It was a long, hard slog, but I honestly enjoyed every single minute of it.

So, the big question? 197 more words

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Thwarted by Foliage- World Building.

This week I sank my teeth back into editing, as much as I like the process, tightening up sentences, killing off unnecessary words, seeing my story come to life, there are times when Aaaaaaarrrrrghh! 181 more words


#NaNoWriMo2016 - I Can See The Light Passed Struggle-town!

So there are only a few days left of NaNoWriMo for this year and then it’s over. Thank goodness for that. While I have enjoyed participating again this year, … 300 more words


#NaNoWriMo2016 - The Road So Far: Week 1

So, week one of NaNoWriMo is down, and I’m doing great!

Initially I was not even going to participate as I’m currently in the US on holiday. 274 more words


Dreaming isn't good enough.

Dreaming isn’t good enough. You have to have a plan that is actionable and works. You have to rely on a foundation in reality that will allow you to recognize how the world actually works, how to make ideas and reality match up. 99 more words