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Author Month: The Hardest Habit to Break

We were all new authors at some point.  Not that we weren’t writing before for school or other reasons.  It’s just that there was a point where we decided to take the trade seriously and refine our abilities.  Of course, … Continue reading

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Goal Post: Didn’t Come Close, But I’ll Get There

I’m looking at last Saturday’s goal list.  Taking away the stuff that I had no choice in doing, I didn’t get anywhere.  Slumberlord: Darwin & the Fate Bracelet still has 4 chapters that need their edits typed in.  I have 2 … Continue reading

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A Restful Break . . . Sorry. That Should Be ‘Restless’

Maybe breaks are wasted on me.  I keep ending up getting busy and leaving myself more exhausted than when I started.  At least I can say that I used up my energy doing a bunch of fun things.  So, what … Continue reading

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Winter Break Has Begun!

Well, this is starting off well.  Been staring at the screen for 5 minutes, but my brain has decided it’s done.  Can’t say I blame it since it was a crazy week.  Let’s start with the newest injury. So, I … Continue reading

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A Week of Work and a Weekend of Rest

Rest might be an understatement here.  I have the entire house to myself until Sunday night, which is rare.  Tends to be bittersweet too because I miss having my son around to keep me activity.  The only real benefit is … Continue reading

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We Meet Again, Weekend

Genuinely a weird week.  Feels like it rocketed ahead, but I barely remember what I was doing last weekend.  All I know is that I screwed up my stomach, so I wasn’t doing much activity.  Wait.  I binged the final … Continue reading

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Nearing the End of Spring Break

I’m going to hate writing this.  Not only because it was a bad week, but I really can’t take the well wishes and optimism.  Hopefully, people read this first part and understand why I’m in this kind of mood. Due … Continue reading

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Beginning of Spring Break . . . Not Off to a Good Start

Well . . . Spring Break is here.  I’m alive, but yesterday totally unraveled within the span of 10 minutes.  Plans are shattered.  A rough situation has emerged, but I’ve been sidelined due to the circumstances.  I’ve told a few … Continue reading

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A Slightly More Tolerable Week

First, be sure to check out the Binge-Worthy Book Festival, which has new authors every weekday.  Click on the banner below to go exploring: Last week’s Saturday post wasn’t really about goals.  It was a massive rant about something that … Continue reading

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Questions 3: Editing (Right to the Point Here)

As I’ve said, editing is one of the hardest parts of writing.  It would be great if our first draft was the best and we never had to change a thing.  Some people believe this is what it’s like and … Continue reading

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