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Use rhetorical devices to evoke readers' emotion

My mom loved puzzles. She spent most of my childhood in our little mom amd pop grocery store, and in between ringing up customers, stocking shelves, and keeping me occupied, she loved to work on puzzles. 754 more words

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#NaNoWriMo Recap and December Writing Plans

We did it! We survived National Novel Writing Month. It’s time to put away that draft, but not time to give up the daily practice. So what’s next? 609 more words


#NaNoWriMo Day 29: Tie Up All The Lose Ends-Don't Leave Any Danglers

Day 29
Word count:52,758 words
Word count goal: 58,000 words
Mapping the Hero’s Journey: Overview
Save The Cat: Finale

The hummingbird moth drinking after dark. 454 more words


#NaNoWriMo Day 24: Fear of Failure

Day 24
Word count:43,248 words
Word count goal: 48,000 words
Mapping the Hero’s Journey: Return With The Elixir
Save The Cat: Finale

“Highs and lows—the landscape.” … 425 more words