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Hoarding on the Bottom Shelf (Rerun)

In lieu of something new and shiny to share with you, today’s mental meandering is a re-run from November 2008 and 2011. I hate to admit publicly that I’ve been contemplating some office tidying. 382 more words

Writing

Being a Mom vs. Being a M.O.M. (Mother of Manuscripts)

There are a lot jokes out there that compare writing a book to having a baby or raising a child. I’d like to add to that fun metaphor, by introducing the term M.O.M. 244 more words

Character Spotlight: Ronan Rafferty

Name: Ronan Cillian Rafferty

Alias/Nicknames: Ronny

DOB: 26 September 1961

Place of Birth: Belfast, Northern Ireland

Hair Colour: Light Auburn

Eye Colour: Baby blue with a freckle in his left eye… 153 more words

Writing A Novel

4 Methods to Escape Your Book

I participated in my first escape room experience and had so much fun not escaping. That’s right; my team lost. The six of us tripped around a tiny room, gathering clues and trying to convince each other we had the solution to the puzzle. 1,710 more words

Novel Writing

NaNoWriMo :: Day 13

Well, here’s a thing. It is all going REALLY well. I’ll grant you, some of my writing is shonky as hell at this stage, but the plot is golden. 395 more words

Writing Projects

NaNoWriMo NO NO NO

I decided to take on the NaNoWriMo challenge this year, an international initiative to encourage writers and would-be writers to produce a 50,000 word novel in a month. 425 more words

Humorous Look At Middle Age