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Writing Contests & Tahiti Tours

This past weekend forty-five finalists culled from over 400 entrants had their queries and first three pages of their manuscript presented to twenty-six agents. Much better odds than a slush pile, right?! 785 more words

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Can't You Write About Something Else?

“What do you want to do, write for MAD Magazine?” my dad asked.  Concern on his brow.  Disapproval in his tone.  “Why can’t you write about something else?” 1,023 more words

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The End of an Era

The time has come for me to retire my first blog, Dysfunction Diaries.  It’s a bittersweet decision for me. I started that site about eight years ago. 302 more words

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Freestyle Writing Challenge- Teeth

Today Melfka nominated me in the Freestyle Writing Challenge I thought I wouldn’t get round to it for a while, but I went ahead and did it straight off. 552 more words

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Me Before You: A Film Review.

A/N: Be warned, there are spoilers ahead and I have not read the book yet! 

There are many things that a person can learn from another. 1,058 more words

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The Last Star by Rick Yancey [A Book Review].

SPOILERS AHEAD. 

After reading The Infinite Sea, I was at a loss. I wanted to know what happened next, I wanted to know what happened to Evan, what happened to Ringer and the others. 1,009 more words

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Twitter's New Character Limit Change

There has been rumor that Twitter will be making a major change in how it counts characters in TWEETS moving forward.

Links currently account for 23 characters of the 140 character limit. 212 more words

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