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Summer Poetry Marathon Day #3

The very hot weather continues. I have gone outside to exercise each morning this week and the experience persuaded me every time to do my writing inside. 250 more words


29-Jul-2015: Fifth Draft / Chapter One

The question I always have is – every time you start writing your book from the beginning, is it considered a new draft? Or, do you have to finish a draft before you officially move onto the next one? 537 more words


Where do you Write best?

Where do you write best?

Is it in the quiet space of your familiar office? On a stack of napkins at a quaint restaurant? Or on your phone during that long bus ride home? 192 more words


And the Muse Lives!

I wrote about three thousand words of my book since I last updated the word count. I was off work yesterday and spent a couple of hours going back through what I’ve already written and fleshing it out. 262 more words

Practice Writing Everyday

This past week has just flown by and it occurred to me that I might not have anything mind blowing to share with you on the writing front. 294 more words

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Write Anything Wednesday - July 29, 2015

You know the drill, write something. Why? It’s a great day to write and I say why not? Write absolutely anything. Try your hand at flash fiction or write a poem. 262 more words


Therapy in 88,404 words

So, yesterday was a good day. I finished the first draft of a novel tentatively titled The Teacher.  This is the first new novel I’ve completed in three years. 422 more words