Category Archives: Game Changer

Shout out to Author Susan Dennard!

Okay kids, let’s take it back to TRL days. Who remembers the TRL shout-out? Well, today I want to give a shout-out to YA author Susan Dennard. She’s doing a “Game Changing” series over on her blog about writing productivity … Continue reading

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The Iceberg Writing Theory & Me…

“If a writer of prose knows enough about what he is writing about he may omit things that he knows and the reader, if the writer is writing truly enough, will have a feeling of those things as strongly as … Continue reading

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Getting Ready to do Something Kinda Crazy!

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Finally! At exactly 11:45 pm on Friday October 12th, I had a MAJOR breakthrough with my book. I have finally figured out my ending…And not just in a hazy ambiguous kind of way. Let me start from the beginning… If you remember when … Continue reading

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My critHarmony Match: How I Found the Right Critique Partner for Me

When I was a teenager, I thought I knew everything. Exhibit A – Meet Teenage Poppy I think it’s pretty obvious that anyone who thought those earnings (or those bangs) were a good fashion choice, cannot be trusted! The funny thing is that … Continue reading

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