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Questions 3: Surviving Writing Breaks

After having a very busy summer and nearly jumping right back into the TA job, I haven’t had much writing time.  People might notice that I haven’t been able to get to my books for most of the year.  Finishing … Continue reading

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Goal Post: My First Holiday Break from the Other Side

So, I have next week off, which is both cool and weird.  I don’t enter it with the student mentality of ‘no more school!’.  I’m a T.A. and I’ve only been one since November, so I kind of have a … Continue reading

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7 Tips to Maintaining Your Break: Like I Should Talk?

One of the toughest things about getting a break is that you don’t always know what to do with it.  I’m not talking a vacation where everything is planned out.  Those have a schedule and act like a reward at … Continue reading

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What to Do With a Break?

Ironically, I’m probably doing this week-long topic at a time when I’m toiling away at a project.  My hope is that my calculations are correct (they never are) and this is the week between the personal project and Ichabod Brooks … Continue reading

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The Goals of Past, Present, & Future: Mostly Sleep

(This post is a little video heavy, but . . . eh.) To give an update on last week’s headache:  Through many tears and rants, we got things settled in the insurance arena.  A long, hard fought battle that landed … Continue reading

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Let Me Tell You About Life: I Prefer the Cinnamon Flavor

It feels like only yesterday I wrote the goal post last weekend.  At the same time, it feels like years since last weekend happened.  Thoughts blip into my mind and vanish, which makes me think the mental wiring is getting … Continue reading

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Author Comforts: Finish a Section and Take a Break

I used to be able to write nonstop for hours.  Then my fingers got old, my mind got wander-y, and my energy simply didn’t hold up like it used to.  I’m not talking about the brief moment where you flex … Continue reading

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‘Vacation’ Goals

First, I’ll be putting in a few video game themes due to a wave of nostalgia.  I haven’t played a video game in a while because I lack the time, am 2 console generations behind, and most of my games … Continue reading

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What to Do, What to Do, What to Do?

After finishing a project, I tend to notice things that need to get done.  Haircut, minor cleaning, figuring out what that noise in my car engine is, sleeping, etc.  The thing is that it gets to look like a list … Continue reading

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Nearing the End of Editing and a little Darwin

So I have a single, 13-page chapter left as far as editing Family of the Tri-Rune.  I’m probably going to save that for tonight and tomorrow will start the input process.  That doesn’t take very long, but it will be … Continue reading

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