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Motivation in writing and San Diego

Happy Monday. What do you have planned this week? I am working on final edits for Third Strike’s the Charm and once that’s done, I’m going back to my special project. 763 more words


Gifts You'll Actually Want (i.e. my xmas list)

Happy Cyber Monday! The holiday season is officially upon us. And with that come some awesome writerly gifts! Here’s what’s on my writer’s wishlist this year: 53 more words

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Now, Part 2: DRAFTCEMBER is coming!

I have a whole post planned about busyness, about what it’s been like these past months to balance work and study and writing, but this week was full of Thanksgiving prep and pie-eating and I’ve run out of time. 388 more words

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A Little Inspiration

A killer Thanksgiving track from A Tribe Called Red…

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Have I Mentioned I Live in Chicago?

Because it’s going to come up in the word count a fair few times in this post. 369 more words

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Creativity unleashes the child in the adult.

I recently returned from a week’s writing retreat with my critique partner, Nancy. This is something we’ve done for the past few years, and not only is it a week guaranteed to be filled with laughter, mischief, naps, swimming, walking, and great wining and dining, it is also a time to get deep into creativity mode without distractions. 491 more words

Sunny days and writing with passion

I really can’t get over how pretty the weather was at Lake Tahoe this week. I’ve never gone all the way to Sand Harbor, which is a long drive from where we stay, in the winter time. 155 more words