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Advent Day 1

Welcome to my virtual Advent Calendar. Click on the box below to find the day’s “gift.” It may be an old Christmas photo or memory, a haiku or flash fiction, a favorite Christmas carol–who knows! That’s part of the fun. … Continue reading

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Writers Write!

Originally posted on Sisterhood of the Traveling Pen:
“If the desire to write is not accompanied by actual writing, then the desire must be not to write.” ~ Hugh Prather Are you a writer? Or, are you someone who only talks writing? Another…

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I Believe Christine Blasey Ford, But…

…that’s not the (only) reason I think Brett Kavanaugh should not be our next Supreme Court Justice. I believe her. Not only because I found her credible, but why would anyone in her position risk EVERYTHING to bring the attempted … Continue reading

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Sense of Place

Originally posted on Sisterhood of the Traveling Pen:
? Description begins in the writer’s imagination but should finish in the readers.  Stephen King Sense of place…connection…that is the goal in both fiction and nonfiction. Skillful writers placing their readers in…

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Interviewing Your Characters

Originally posted on Sisterhood of the Traveling Pen:
How are your story ideas born? For me, it all begins with a character. Maybe it’s someone I see at a mall, or at the airport. Perhaps it’s someone in a car…

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