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Gearing Up for NaNoWriMo

My co-ML (Julia) and I are really buckling down and getting everything ready for NaNo. All of our events have been planned and scheduled, our swag has been ordered, and our novels are being planned. Well, my novel is already … Continue reading

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So Far, So Good…

I’ve been reevaluating my goals, both long and short term, as well as taking a look at accountability. At the Underground Writers meeting last week, I mentioned that I wanted to find a way to keep myself accountable. Sure, I’m … Continue reading

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Short Story Frustration

So I’ve realized something of late, and it drives me a little nuts – I can’t write short stories. Well, I can, but rarely. What mostly happens is that people read it and say: “This isn’t a short story. This … Continue reading

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Goals Update and What I’m Reading

As I said last week, Fridays will be my check-in days. Here’s what I’ve been up to in the last week. Reading: Books I finished this past week: – Terry Pratchett’s The Color of Magic – Marie Bilodeau’s Princess of … Continue reading

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New Goals, Outdoor Writing, and What I’ve Been Reading…

I’ve decided that Fridays will be my “check-in” posts. There was an Underground Writers’ meeting last night, so we discussed how we did on our goals from last week, and what our new goals were. Goals from last week: blog … Continue reading

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Update

This is just a quick post to update you guys on where I am with my writing goals so far for the week. I have just finished edits and rewrites on Guilty Conscience, and have sent that out to the … Continue reading

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Writing Goals for this Week

The following are my writing goals for this week (before Thursday, actually – for the Underground Writers’ meeting). – edit Hide and Seek, which is the short story I submitted for critique last week – finish and send out Guilty … Continue reading

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New Posting Schedule

First of all, I’ve obviously been slacking in the posting department, but that’s mostly because posting every single day was getting to be a little too much. In order to fix these issues, I’ve decided to change my blog posting … Continue reading

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Writing Method of Choice

I don’t know if anyone else has this issue, but here’s my dilemma: I love writing longhand. I feel as though my stories flow better that way, as though I put maybe just a little more thought into how I … Continue reading

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Finished a New Short Story

Well, I guess you could say it’s an old short story, because I started it last summer… Regardless, I finished it last night! It came in at just short of 5000 words, most of which were written in the past … Continue reading

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Writing Goals for the Next Week

With the Underground Writers, we set weekly writing goals, and I’ve realized that this would be a good place to post them, seeing as this blog is all about my writing habits. So here they are: – continue outlining Darkness … Continue reading

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New Short Story

I was listening to music with my friend the other day, when suddenly I had this ultra vivid image in my head of a short story I have to write. That’s right, I HAVE to write it. That happens to … Continue reading

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Finally, A New Post!

It has been a ridiculously long time since I have posted on this blog. I’ve been a little less absent on my writing group’s blog, but still. It’s time for an update! I have written quite a bit since the … Continue reading

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