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Getting to Know Your Characters

I’ve had an on-again, off-again relationship with my WIP for the past 4 or 5 years. I can’t hardly believe it’s been that long!  I now see why it takes some authors Years to write a novel. I’ve let myself … Continue reading

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Character Development

  “Oh, Geeze!  She’s at it again!” said Tall Dark Man. “I know!  I thought the last time was the worst!  There’s no telling what she’ll come up with this time!”  cried Small, Frail, Woman.  “I found my husband’s body … Continue reading

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Re Re Re Rewrite…

After much thought, I’ve decided that my WIP needs a complete rewrite.  This is a good thing!  I’ve been languishing for months with this nagging feeling.  I knew why, but I didn’t know how to fix it.  Now I do!

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Happiness Is…

Finally figuring out that dilemma in your Work In Progress plot!!

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Life of it’s Own!

I’ve been struggling with a story for about 2 years now.  My friends can’t understand why I can’t finish it. It has real potential, I know it does.  But I’m having a hard time with the direction the story has … Continue reading

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IT’S ALIVE!!

My novel has taken on a life of it’s own!  I’ve heard other writers talk about this and I’ve touched on it in the past too.  I’m really having a good time with this book.  But I am just amazed … Continue reading

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