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LOVE IS A MANY SPLENDORED THING – PART ONE

There are so many forms of love! This series will address romantic love, of which there also are multiple forms. There’s that soul-shocking first love. “You never forget your first love” is a statement made by nearly everyone who has … Continue reading

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Writing Goals

I recently subscribed to David Farland’s communications, and this one jumped out at me. Most of us talk about goal setting, but how many of us follow through? Read what Mr. Farland has to say about goals: https://mailchi.mp/xmission/david-farlands-writing-tips-time-to-get-serious?e=d6bb19ca2f

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How Many Story Types Are There?

Interesting perspective on what makes for a story type and what that means: https://www.janefriedman.com/there-are-only-2-types-of-stories/

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The Comeback Challenge

How did it happen? How is it that I’ve written only about 8000 words since November 2017? First, my litany of excuses–some valid, some unworthy. December was, well, the holiday season! At first, I kept saying, “tomorrow and tomorrow and tomorrow…” … Continue reading

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Is Human Kindness Lost?

If it is, we must find it again. Today I’m sharing a moving post from a blog called “A Bit of a Geeky Mom. It seems like people (mostly young, but all ages) communicate increasingly with their hand-held machines and … Continue reading

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A Writer’s View of Rejection

There’s a lot to be said about rejection in the writing world.  Read David Farland’s perspective here: http://ift.tt/2BVRdpN

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Is Writing Devalued by Giveaways and Discounts?

Jane Friedman addresses the question in her post, with a link also to her article in Publishers Weekly: https://www.janefriedman.com/giving-away-writing-free-cheap-yes-no/    

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