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Ready. Set. Write! Update 3

Ready. Set. WRITE! is a summer writing intensive that encourages goal-setting and accountability, and provides an opportunity for us to cheer each other on wherever we’re at with our writing projects—planning, drafting, revising, or polishing.   385 more words

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When Characters Come Knocking

I finished, finally, my last story. It’s a rough draft and has been put in the editing queue, i.e. typing it on the computer. I meant to start on a story that’s been rattling around in my head even before this last one. 183 more words

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Ready. Set. Write! Update 2

Ready. Set. WRITE! is a summer writing intensive that encourages goal-setting and accountability, and provides an opportunity for us to cheer each other on wherever we’re at with our writing projects—planning, drafting, revising, or polishing.   450 more words

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The Writer and the Fan: Thoughts on Mother's Mercy

**Here there be spoilers about the Game of Thrones season five finale**

The writer and the fan in me are constantly at odds.

The season five finale of… 860 more words

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Three Things to Find Before You Write Your Memoir

Find Your (Original) Story

If you’re thinking of writing a memoir, you probably already know you have an interesting story to tell. The next step is figuring out what’s different about your story, and how you’re going to pitch that difference to readers. 253 more words

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Ready. Set. Write! and My Goals

Ready. Set. WRITE! is a summer writing intensive that encourages goal-setting and accountability, and provides an opportunity for us to cheer each other on wherever we’re at with our writing projects—planning, drafting, revising, or polishing.   382 more words

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Historical Dictionary of American Slang

http://alphadictionary.com/slang/

I discovered this site not to long ago and think it’s worth passing on. Type in a word, pick a year if you want, select clean of full, and click ‘search’. 88 more words

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