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Let’s Do the Blog Hop Again!

Last month I was contacted by author Rosemary Claire Smith, one of my fellow students at Taos Toolbox 2013. She very graciously invited me to participate in a blog tour to help readers discover new writers. If you like dinosaurs, … Continue reading

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Writers… Don’t Do This…

Writers… don’t do this. I’m sure there’s a version for woman writers as well. It likely involves the MC being mildly overweight (at least at the start), meeting the perfect guy but not knowing it, working in PR or advertising, … Continue reading

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Obsessed With Doing Something Else. ANYTHING Else.

Like many writers, I get obsessed with doing things that aren’t related to writing. Here’s what’s been obsessing me lately. Obsessed With Doing Something Else. ANYTHING Else. : Escape Pod

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How Not to Be a Clever Writer

I know, you want to be Joss Whedon so bad it hurts. (And, quite possibly, it’ll hurt your readers, too.) How Not to Be a Clever Writer I’d like to think that I don’t try too hard to be Joss … Continue reading

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Brightshadow Academy for Mary Sues

And this is what happens when you put yourself into a story. (via chainsawsuit by kris straub – brightshadow academy for mary sues)

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Elmore Leonard’s Ten Rules of Writing

scribnerbooks: annadevries: cmasonwells: Elmore Leonard’s 10 rules of writing, via The Trad Know them. Love them. Amen. I remember reading this right before reading the 5th Frank Herbert Dune novel. The thing I noticed most was number 3 – Herbert … Continue reading

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