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Character Study

currently playing on my laptop: Lucky by Aurora Last week when I was in Frothy Monkey (a local coffee shop), I began studying the faces around me. This is a writer thing. I am not original in this. But I … Continue reading

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Drafting Is My Favorite

currently playing on my laptop: Trance to Study by: All Nighter by Delta Notch If you get a bunch of writers together, two questions will always come up. What is your favorite part of the writing process? What is your … Continue reading

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Day in the Life of an Author: Summertime

*currently playing in my ears: Growing up Londinium by Daniel Pemberton * currently reading: a friend’s fantasy manuscript because my life is pretty great* (Above right: what most see Above left: what writers see) My family and I drove a … Continue reading

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Day in the Life of a Hybrid Author

currently playing on my phone: Compass by Zella Day I thought I’d share what I’m up to today as a hybrid author! It’s a wild, busy ride, let me tell you. Today I: Wrote a scene for the Sci Fi … Continue reading

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Fantasy Worlds I’m Loving

currently playing on my iPod: Nature Boy (acoustic) by Aurora You know the feeling when a story grips you by the hair and yanks you into a world you can’t stop thinking about? That’s how I feel about some fantasy … Continue reading

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Day in the Scary Life of an Author

currently playing on my laptop: Winter Bird by Aurora If you’re a writer, does your day look like mine? If you aren’t, is this what you expected? My Sunday went like so: *wake up from crazy-clear dream about new book … Continue reading

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#amrevising: My Favorite Techniques

now playing on my laptop: Kill v. Maim by Grimes Are you revising? Me too!  Yeah so it can be tough. Verra (use Jamie Fraser voice) tough, sassenach. Here are some of my favorite ways to get to the root of … Continue reading

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