What Possible Theme Can Day Zero Have?

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Oct,2017

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As anyone who wants to grow in their abilities does, I’ve been reading more about my craft. I’m very aware of the journeys that my characters go through but I sometimes lack the vision to actually SEE the thematic edge…

Wednesday Twitterature

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Sep,2017

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Tuesday’s Twitterature

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Sep,2017

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Amazon freak. Checking deals daily. New box-possibilities of fulfillment. Joy abounds! Wrong size, wrong color, just WRONG. Drat. Back u go.   Who doesn’t love the potential of a big box of something from Amazon? Prime is my frienemy. I…

New Twitterature

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Sep,2017

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So, I decided to try my hand at making flash Twitter fiction again. Here’s what I came up with:   Pounding on the door. My eyes shift to gun on the table. Too late. BANG! Door collapses. I leap. So…

Meeting Great People

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Aug,2017

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My husband and I went to dinner together in a nearby town tonight and struck up a wonderful conversation with our waiter, Clint. Clint, like all people, had a story to tell. His life had gone through a major renovation…

Dealing With The Dragons

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Jul,2017

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I am working on finishing SLEEP TIGHT this month and am dealing with the usual spots where things are hard to write. I’m using www.campnanowrimo.org this month to push me through to the finish line. It’s made me think about…

What I’m Listening To: Sufjan Stevens’ Carrie & Lowell

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May,2017

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I was first introduced to Sufjan Stevens’ music by my friend, Todd Gurley. I’ve been a fan of MANY musicians he’s shared with me and I’ve learned to always give my attention to what he thinks I’ll like. He gave…

What I’m Watching: 13 Reasons Why

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Apr,2017

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“You can’t stop the future. You can’t rewind the past. The only way to learn the secret… is to press play. Clay Jensen returns home from school to find a strange package with his name on it lying on his…

Diary of a Mad Writer

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Apr,2017

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I don’t know about you, but when I’ve got a story in my head, it follows me everywhere. No matter where I go. I’m at a restaurant:  I see potential “looks” for the characters. I’m listening in to conversations to…

The Concert Experience of a Lifetime…The Joy Formidable

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Apr,2016

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Nashville, TN, The Mercy Lounge, April 8th After an incredible set, The Joy Formidable came out for an encore and, at the end, Ritzy Bryan pulls off her guitar and puts it around my neck. My fingers slipped on the pick at…