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NaNo, Seconds to Success

NaNoWriMo offers something to writers that I equate to steroids for athletes. An edge. Let’s make that an Edge. The Edge is that you have to write everyday at 1667 minimum words to “win.” Oh, yes. Winning. Seems that arbitrary … Continue reading

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Does Writing Make My Butt Look Big?

Simple answer, yes. Because I’m spending a lot of time on it. After hours and hours of labor invested in studying craft, researching mythologies, and writing here and there, I came to the conclusion that this career is making me … Continue reading

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How to Become a Better Writer, Part I

To become a better writer. That’s what we all want. To paint worlds with the sweeping and¬†deliberate¬†brushstrokes of our pens, to render real people that will live on in audiences’ imaginations, to tell the truth but tell it slant. We … Continue reading

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