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How long should my story be?

…Write what you want to write. Tell your story the way your characters are begging you to tell it… Continue reading

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WWSKD – What Would Stephen King Do?

“While to write adverbs is human, to write ‘he said’ or ‘she said’ is divine.” Stephen King Continue reading

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When Are You the Most Creative?

The truth is, it doesn’t matter when or where you feel you’re at your most creative. What matters is that you know when/where that is ,so you can use it to your advantage. Continue reading

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5 KEY INGREDIENTS FOR A STRONG STORY

…doesn’t mean a Hollywood “happy” ending, it just means that all the plot holes… Continue reading

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Tips from famous authors…

“…You have to be open to listening to your editor!” ~ Stephen King Continue reading

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Self-Defense: How Prepared Are You?

Self-defense may seem a bit off topic for me, but as I research and plan for my next novel, self-defense strategies keep coming up. When I think of self-defense I always think of walking down a dark alley… Continue reading

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Picking the right editor!

Keep in mind that you may need more than one editor/edit pass on your book. Continue reading

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I think my computer hates me!

…I tried to find the files on my computer and THEY WERE GONE!… Continue reading

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It’s been to long…

OK, I’ll be the first to admit that I am NOT a very dedicated blogger. It’s true, I can’t lie and say that I am. The thing is, when I have spear time… time that isn’t already committed to work, … Continue reading

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NaNoWriMo 2016

Have you joined the craze? Jumped on the bandwagon? Taken the plunge and started writing your novel? Welcome to NaNoWriMo 2016. November is National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo)! On November 1st, all us crazy authors, want-to-be writers, and those just … Continue reading

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