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How Hard is Writing?

I write a lot. I guess that’s a given. I love it. Love making up new worlds and new places. Love playing with new characters, throwing problems at them and seeing what happens. 304 more words


Autumn Leaves, Favourite Memories, and Water Balloons

I have a nephew who this fall is beginning his university education at Queen’s University in Kingston, Ontario, Canada.  I took classes at Queen’s University in 1996 and 1997.   574 more words


Writing Challenge Goals

This month I didn’t really have a set challenge for myself on what I wanted to write. It was just a challenge I gave myself to make myself get back into the habit of writing on a regular. 277 more words


Peppermint Oil

My right thumb has been spasming all day. Why? I have no idea. It’s the slightest, most annoying movement and I can’t seem to stop it! 356 more words

Thoughts On Life

Guest Post: What Writing Contest Judges Look For

Today award-winning writer Hannah Froggatt delivers a guest post balancing both her experience winning writing contests and judging them. No one has ever pitched a piece to me on this topic, and Hannah has an impressive number of contest wins, so I was immediately drawn to giving her the green light! 744 more words


Finishing Summer Writing Goals

I love the WordPress scheduling function. Without it, I would have been lost many times before. When this is published, I will be recovering from wisdom teeth surgery. 604 more words


A New Novel Idea

I have been fighting with myself, trying to write YA Fantasy, my favorite genre to read. I keep failing. I am working on a book that is 20K+ words long and for the life of me I can’t make it work! 567 more words