Updates on My Own Writing and Publishing Journey

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Well, I’m really doing well lately with my frequency of blog posts! *end sarcasm* I suppose I’ve been quiet because there hasn’t been much news on the publishing front for me. This isn’t unusual, though. A good deal of getting Continue reading Updates on My Own Writing and Publishing Journey

Writing Process Blog Tour

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My lovely writer friend from grad school, Rachel Pollock, tagged me in the Writing Process Blog Tour. Rachel is a super awesome writer of non-fiction, fiction, plays, and poetry as well as being a fellow Morrissey/Smiths fan. 🙂 Check out Continue reading Writing Process Blog Tour

FREE E-BOOK! 30-Day Writing Challenge – Free for the next five days!

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I’m doing another special promotion, and my e-book, The 30-Day Writing Challenge: Begin or Enhance Your Daily Writing Habit, will be free from today (7/2/14) through Sunday (7/6/14).   The 30-Day Writing Challenge on Amazon The 30-Day Writing Challenge encourages beginner and advanced Continue reading FREE E-BOOK! 30-Day Writing Challenge – Free for the next five days!

FREE E-BOOK! 30-Day Writing Challenge – Free this week!

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I’m doing a special promotion, and my e-book, The 30-Day Writing Challenge: Begin or Enhance Your Daily Writing Habit, will be free from today (5/3/14) through Wednesday, 5/7/14.   The 30-Day Writing Challenge on Amazon The 30-Day Writing Challenge encourages beginner and Continue reading FREE E-BOOK! 30-Day Writing Challenge – Free this week!

Patience is a Virtue (Especially Now)

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Well, now that the 30 Day Poetry Challenge is over, I suppose I can go back to writing “normal” blogs here. (But check out some of the poems I wrote, guys! I wrote 30 poems in 30 days!) It’s been Continue reading Patience is a Virtue (Especially Now)

30 Day Poetry Challenge – Day 30 – Tomorrow’s Horizon

Well, today is the last day of the 30 Day Poetry Challenge! I did it! 30 poems in 30 days. 30 Day Poetry Challenge – Day 30 – In the End: Write a poem that begins with something ending. Tomorrow’s Continue reading 30 Day Poetry Challenge – Day 30 – Tomorrow’s Horizon

30 Day Poetry Challenge – Day 29 – Shifting Clouds

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  30 Day Poetry Challenge – Day 29: Malapropos of what? – A malapropism is the use of an incorrect word in place of a word with a similar sound/appearance. For instance, “candy stripper” instead of “candy striper,” or “optical conclusion” Continue reading 30 Day Poetry Challenge – Day 29 – Shifting Clouds

30 Day Poetry Challenge – Day 28 – Clutter

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  30 Day Poetry Challenge –  Day 28: Knocking off the dust – Go into the back of your closet, or shed, or some other storage space and pick three objects at random — write a poem about them. It Continue reading 30 Day Poetry Challenge – Day 28 – Clutter

30 Day Poetry Challenge – Day 27 – There Isn’t Any Nostalgia Here

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    30 Day Poetry Challenge – Day 27: Active Imagination – Close your eyes and try to recall a time you were alone in nature. See the sights, hear the sounds, and breathe in the scents that were present in Continue reading 30 Day Poetry Challenge – Day 27 – There Isn’t Any Nostalgia Here

30 Day Poetry Challenge – Day 26 – Drugged Out

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  30 Day Poetry Challenge – Day 26: Extra! Extra! Craft a poem made entirely of newspaper headlines.    Here is a pantoum of headlines from CNN.com articles.   Drugged Out How safe are your prescription drugs? Women sues over meningitis Continue reading 30 Day Poetry Challenge – Day 26 – Drugged Out