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Is it that time of year already?

OMG – how is it that NaNoWriMo season snuck up on me this year?  Oh that’s right. Vacation!

The email announcing that the 2015 NaNo site was up and open inspired three blog post drafts, lol. 165 more words

My Writing Process

Shifting Gears

Hello my lovely friends!

In case it had been slightly unclear, the main focus of my blog was to tell you about my writing process in case it helped you in any way. 226 more words

Novel Writing

FantasyCon Mini-Interview with Megan Manzano, Blogger and Author

Q – Are you an Artist, Author, Reader, or Blogger?

A – I’m a blogger and author, though I will be participating in FantasyCon as a blogger. 365 more words


Hey lovelies!

I have some incredibly happy news to share with all of you today. My new YA book, DIAL EM FOR MURDER, is going to be published by Merit Press!!!!! 577 more words


#FirstDraft60 Day 39 -- Friday is SWAT day! Check in with Your Project

It’s Friday! That means it’s time to check in with your progress in the challenge.

On Fridays, I want to know about your full writing week. 262 more words


Your Second Grade Teacher Was Right

Think back to second grade, when you were first learning the basics of sentence structure. Your teacher probably began by illustrating the main parts of a sentence: subject, verb, and sometime even an object. 707 more words

First Words

After a re-evaluation of my novel, thinking deeply (or as deeply as I can) about my characters and structure, I’ve gone for a major re-haul: aged my protagonist several years and started at a later point in my chronology. 126 more words