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Don’t Forget the Music: Tunes for Writing and Other Passionate Endeavors

currently playing on my iPod: And If My Heart Should Somehow Stop by James McMorrow Every once in a while, I focus on some tunes that get me writing. Hopefully, these musical posts give other authors new muses and gift … Continue reading

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Blur the Line Between Fiction and Non

currently playing on my iPod: Romany Dagger by All Them Witches Recently, I picked up a pack of repro 16th century French playing cards at the Renaissance Faire (Whatever. It’s completely rad. If you don’t think so, you haven’t been.) and … Continue reading

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Don’t Miss Living Your 16YO Self’s Dream

currently playing on my iPod: Architect by Frightened Rabbit A fellow SCBWI Midsouth member (it’s a writing group that wows globally and I fully intend to continue boasting about being a part of it) recently shared a video about living … Continue reading

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The Old and the New in Edinburgh

currently playing on my iPod: Breezeblocks by Alt-J My vibe here is usually loud, fun-loving, full-on history and music geek. Today I feel…reflective. Grab your tea and perfect your knowing nod. Here we go. When you visit cities long inhabited, the … Continue reading

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Experience Feeds the Writer: Glassblowing

currently playing on my iPod: I See Fire by Ed Sheeran I’m not the one who said it first, but I’ll repeat all day long. Experience feeds the writer. Fresh experiences help you see colors in new ways, notice different … Continue reading

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Writing Music

Every once in a while, I focus on some tunes that get me writing. Hopefully, these musical posts give other authors new muses and gift my non-writer pals with something fun to enjoy. Zoë Keating is a cellist (person who … Continue reading

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Just Another Reason I Sort Of Wish I Lived in the UK

currently playing on my iPod: U.N.I. by Ed Sheeran Granted, if you dig beneath most parking lots in my hometown of Franklin, Tennessee, you might find some really cool Civil War stuff. But if you dig beneath a certain car … Continue reading

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