Monthly Archives: January 2016

Protected: NaNoWriMo No. 3 – Chapter 27

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Writing, Beta Readers, and NNWM-2K15

I’ll take things in reverse order, so first up . . . NNWM-2K15 Update: Yes, I’m posting another chapter of my NNWM-2K15. I’ve been adding chapters, then putting them aside, then tweaking them, then rewriting them. I know where I … Continue reading

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We get snow too, you know!

. . . we just don’t whine about it. Night after night this past weekend we got inundated with “breaking news” from a snow storm out East. You would think they are the only ones who get snow. OK, OK, … Continue reading

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Redux: A Second Person POV Self-Challenge

In my previous post, I took up the challenge of writing in Second Person POV. That was based on THIS article. The author of the article challenged me to write the story from the female point of view. I think … Continue reading

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A Second Person POV Self-Challenge

One of the recent blogs and podcasts I’ve added to my limited rotation is Mythcreants. If the title is a play on the word miscreants, they should have called Mythscreants as it would sound closer to the intended word. Of … Continue reading

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Another Flash Challenge – The Manor Above

As I mentioned in THIS post, I’ve started following terribleminds specifically because I’ve missed writing flash fiction in answer to challenges. terribleminds is the site of Chuck Wendig, a “novelist, screenwriter, and game designer.” His previous challenge resulted in a piece that I’ll … Continue reading

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Protected: NaNoWriMo No. 3 – Chapter 26

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Writing, Photography, and NNWM-2K15

I’ll take things in reverse order, so first up . . . NNWM-2K15 Update: Yes, I’m posting another chapter of my NNWM-2K15. This is the chapter that has me a bit hesitant. Yes, I wrote two more chapters after this … Continue reading

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Protected: Flash Challenge – Future Graveyard

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A challenge . . . it’s been a long time.

I’ve started following terribleminds specifically because I’ve missed writing flash fiction in answer to challenges. terribleminds is the site of Chuck Wendig, a “novelist, screenwriter, and game designer.” He does a thing where he posts a flash fiction challenge and gives you a … Continue reading

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Protected: NaNoWriMo No. 3 – Chapter 25

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More NaNoWriMo No. 3 and a little Lotto

By now, most people know that someone in California is $1.5 Billion dollars richer.  Like many people, I played the lottery . . . you kind of have to when you could become an instant billionaire. Imagine, for a moment, … Continue reading

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Something Else

I don’t often do this. By ‘this’ I mean point people to someplace else. I mean, I’m trying to build my own audience, you see. I’m nearing nearly 900 followers of this blog, and I can do the math. Based … Continue reading

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Protected: NaNoWriMo No. 3 – Chapters 24

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A bit of a NaNoWriMo No. 3 update

I had some time, so I dove back into the 2015 NaNoWriMo (a.k.a. NaNoWriMo No. 3), and decided to post a bit more of it. I hope to get back to writing sometimes this week since all I’m doing right … Continue reading

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