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Deck The Halls With Strings of Book Scenes

  Fa la la la la – okay, since it’s August, I’ll spare you the ear bug. For now. So I finished my first draft. As some of you may know from my previous post, I was having a tough time with this one, mostly because I didn’t strike that balance between plotting and pantsing.… Continue reading Deck The Halls With Strings of Book Scenes

Wednesday Writings · Writing World

Not Sure If Having Writerly Epiphany Or Breakdown πŸ€”

It’s finally happened. I have writer’s block. Okay, so I’ve been stuck like this in the past. Usually I just take a break for a few days and it’s fine. Really, this is only Day One of stuck-ness, so I shouldn’t be this concerned. But I think this time, it’s deeper than writer’s block. It’s… Continue reading Not Sure If Having Writerly Epiphany Or Breakdown πŸ€”

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How Hiring A Professional Editor Saved My Manuscript

Fellow writers, I get it –– shelling out money to edit something you’ve written for free isn’t your idea of a good time. It took me years to talk myself into investing in a professional round of editing, and it was only when I was getting desperate for help that I finally gave in. “Becoming… Continue reading How Hiring A Professional Editor Saved My Manuscript

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Interview With A Character: Rose Swansea

I’m going to kick off my first Wednesday Writings post with a character interview, because Rose Swansea very much wants to be absolved of her sins. This young English immigrant is haunted by the stalker who killed her lover, and despite escaping to a Manhattan speakeasy catering to practitioners of the occult, the masked Aidos… Continue reading Interview With A Character: Rose Swansea