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Countdown to novel writing

This November. Nanowrimo. Finally.

November is National Novel Writing Month and this fall, I’m writing a first draft of my first novel in thirty days! I have always wanted to take on Nanowrimo, but the idea of writing a novel has always scared me to death. 467 more words


Q. Writing Quotes A - Z : #ThomasDeQuincey 'But my way of writing is rather to think aloud, and follow my own humours, than much to consider who...

is listening to me; and, if I stop to consider what is proper to be said to this or that

person, I shall soon come to doubt whether any part at all is proper.’ 12 more words


a short story

Leonard, a short story
by Karla M.

Leonard, an old man and his cat, Ralph lived on a long road in the middle of nowhere Nevada.  1,437 more words

Dear Author

Another Submission

This has been a pretty amazing month!  And today I’m feeling good!

At the start of May I had just submitted the guest blog posts that appeared for 4 Tuesdays.  166 more words

Coding the Past: how are stories "data" that inform who we are across space and time?

The first project of the Spring 2018 semester was “Coding the Past.” This interdisciplinary project connected English, Art, World History, and Computer Science. In World History, students grappled with the driving question, “How can we, as researchers, use qualitative information, such as an interview with a family member, as data?” … 1,446 more words

Writing Conference, second part

First part.

Second part:

Arriving early in Raleigh, North Carolina, for the Writing for Your Life conference, I drove to St. Mark’s Methodist Church, host to the Writing for Your Life conference. 252 more words