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Post-A-Day Challenge; or, I Obviously Wasn’t Busy Enough Already

Damn you, WordPress. There I was, quietly minding my own business, when you had to oh-so-innocently toss a lure my direction:  Warm up for NaNoWriMo by participating in the Post-A-Day Challenge. It wasn’t enough that I had already challenged myself … Continue reading

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Summer Writing Challenge 2011; or, How I Plan To Spend My Summer Vacation

(This posting originally appeared on The Melt-Ink Pot) June is here once again, and with it, the Summer Writing Challenge. My friend Branni got me into this last summer: it’s a “set your own goal” writing challenge, with two teams … Continue reading

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What Have We Learned?; or, Charting Our Growth As Writers

(This posting originally appeared on The Melt-Ink Pot) [No, your eyes aren’t deceiving you. This is, in fact, my second entry for today. Which, by my reckoning, catches me up to last Thursday. Sorry. I’ll try to do better in … Continue reading

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In The Home Stretch; or Are We There Yet?

(This posting originally appeared on The Melt-Ink Pot)   (I know, I know. This is actually last Thursday’s posting, running a little late again. I’ll try to do tomorrow’s on time…) So here I am, closing in on the end … Continue reading

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You’re Out Of Order; or Writing The Ending First

(This posting originally appeared on The Melt-Ink Pot) I have another confession to make. (I seem to make them fairly frequently on this blog.) I’ve already written the last scene of my current Work In Progress. Even though I have … Continue reading

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NaNoWriMo Week Four; or Winner, Winner, Turkey Dinner!

(This posting originally appeared on The Melt-Ink Pot) Since I was in the land of no internets for Thanksgiving (my dad still thinks dial-up is the be-all and end-all of internet connectivity), I didn’t have an opportunity to post on … Continue reading

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Bonus Blog: Ten Lies You’ll Hear Before Pursuing Your Dream

(This posting originally appeared on The Melt-Ink Pot) Okay, I know it’s not my usual day to blog, but I thought this was important enough to pass it along RIGHT NOW. One of my co-workers posted this to Facebook. It’s … Continue reading

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