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25 Things Writers Worry About

Dear Writers & Creative People, Did you notice all the “What If’s” and “Maybes” in there? You’re not alone in your doubts, every creative person feels the same way at one point or another. I promise you’re going to be fine. You have so many stories to tell, creativity will flow out of your pores… Continue reading 25 Things Writers Worry About

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Quotes on writing

You know I loves me some quotes, so here are ten I heart on writing. Maybe they’ll inspire you while you're writing/revising/editing/drafting too. Hope your day is filled with tons of creative things, and maybe even some unicorns... ...or at least some springtime flowers. Ten quotes for writers: 1.) “Don't tell me the moon is… Continue reading Quotes on writing

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TAG! You’re it :)

The SUPER awesome Kip Wilson Rechea (part of the #wipmadness crew on twitter, she also blogs as kiperoo) tagged me in a fun question-asking tag that’s weaving its way through the interwebz. Of course, I HAD to play along. Here are the questions she asked me, followed by MY questions for YOU. 1. Keeping with… Continue reading TAG! You’re it 🙂

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5 Things Every Aspiring Author Should NOT Be Afraid of.

A few months ago I did a guest post on the fabulous Bunny Ears and Batwings Blog (Run by the SUPER awesome Alexis) and wanted to share that post with you here. 5 Things Every Aspiring Author Should NOT Be Afraid of. 1.) Don’t be afraid to shelf your work for a bit. Sounds like… Continue reading 5 Things Every Aspiring Author Should NOT Be Afraid of.

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My Weekly Adventure: I’ve been interviewed!

Guys, I've been interviewed! The lovely Aryn of the SUPER awesome Weekly Adventure Blog asked me a bunch of questions about writing, querying, books, books, books, and TONS more fun stuff about the whole road-to-publishing journey. If you'd like to check it out (please, please do! I will cuddle hug you forever:)) here is the… Continue reading My Weekly Adventure: I’ve been interviewed!

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5 1/2 Things I Am MOST Grateful for This Year.

Since 2011 is winding down and 2012 is almost upon us - I thought I’d share the five and a half things I am MOST grateful for this year. So here we go! 1.) I am grateful for the writing community. Writers are a special group of people; Maybe even the best. (I might be… Continue reading 5 1/2 Things I Am MOST Grateful for This Year.

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5 things you can be proud of RIGHT NOW

As writers we spend a lot of time inside of our heads. A LOT. I’d say we also spend a GREAT deal of time focused on the future. OMGGG when will I sign with an agent? When if ever please please please will I find an editor who wants to buy my book? What if… Continue reading 5 things you can be proud of RIGHT NOW

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Thanks, but no thanks. (Fake) Rejection letter hell.

For some road-to-publishing fun, I decided to take some of the most [in]famous rejection letters (sent to UBER famous authors), and combine them into one hellish rejection.  May the dreaded form rejection never look quite-so-bad again, my fellow author-ly types. Have a fabulous day. <3333 *Rejection excerpts taken from the following authors/works: LOLITA by Vladimir… Continue reading Thanks, but no thanks. (Fake) Rejection letter hell.