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Making Words

As I rewrite and revise my newest novel Periwinkle, I am continually looking for better ways to analyze my style, my characters, my plot. I was thrilled to have David Farland’s newsletter pop up in my email yesterday with a … Continue reading

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Read into the World of Make Believe

I participated in a Black Friday shopping event one time in my life.

I felt like an idiot getting up at 5 in the morning to go Christmas shopping, but the ad in the paper said there was going to be this phenomenal sale on children’s pajamas, and since I have 16 grandchildren, and my grandma always bought me pajamas, I thought I’d pass on the tradition and give all my grandchildren sleep apparel for Christmas! So rising at O-dark-thirty was, to me, a worthy compromise. Continue reading

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Musings

So I just finished writing my 50,000 th word this evening. The story isn’t done, nor is the manuscript much more than a rough draft (although I did go back over a few places and scrubbed some sense into it.) … Continue reading

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Making Believe Again!

Who is doing NaNoWriMo this year? I had been debating, as I mentioned in another post to take the National Novel Writing Month’s challenge. With a little coaxing from some readers, I decided to dive in. Let me encourage you, … Continue reading

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Winter Writiing

Even though I spent much of the summer working on screenplays for Cassandra’s Castle, writing queries for An Unconventional Mr. Peadlebody, and posting opinions on Facebook, I’m looking forward to fall writing. There’s something about the cold air that makes … Continue reading

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You can make anything by writing – CS Lewis

This blog has been focused around writing. Poetry, fiction, worlds brought into being through imagination and the ability to write these musings on paper and digitally. But some people can’t read them, and for that reason I’m celebrating the International … Continue reading

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On Stage Making Believe

They deserve to be recognized as serious and talented artisans dedicated to the assignments they are handed. Continue reading

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