Digital Writing Vision Boards as Motivation

Digital Writing Vision Boards as Motivation

I have a little problem with focus. Part of it is because I have too many projects on the go. I have a full-time–overtime!–job with events and stacks of ARCs to read. I have a new baby. I have a […]

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Catching Those Stereotypes

Catching Those Stereotypes

After months of exchanging short Facebook messages and reorganizing calendars, Kate and I got a chance to meet up on Sunday. As usual, our conversation eventually made its way around to writing. We’re both trying to hit the same deadline […]

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What I Confirmed About Character Enduring “The Rock”

What I Confirmed About Character Enduring “The Rock”

You hear all the time that character is everything. Characters carry your story. People fall for characters, read for characters, and buy for characters. Story is nothing without the people that bring it to life. I know this, I believe […]

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A Return to Character Likeability

A Return to Character Likeability

Way back in June I wrote a post about character likeability. Then, my main point was that I don’t need to like a character, but I need to be compelled by them. The post as a whole makes sense and […]

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The Bone Doll’s Twin by Lynn Flewelling: Anxiety Ink Book Club

I have to start by saying sorry. Sorry for picking a long book and sorry for picking a series. At least it’s an excellent read and it’s book one. That said, I stand by my selection because I had a blast […]

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Uprooted by Naomi Novik – Anxiety Ink Book Club

Uprooted by Naomi Novik – Anxiety Ink Book Club

It’s my turn for the Anxiety Ink Book Club! And, if you’ve been following along with us on Goodreads, you can get the heads up a month in advance of the titles we plan to talk about. Uprooted by Naomi […]

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