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How a Movie Night Can Actually Deepen Your Writing

Let’s be honest, we all have those evenings when we have the best intentions to write, but we somehow end up neck-deep in a marathon of the extended editions of Lord of the Rings. Seriously, it happens to the best of us. But instead of falling into a spiral of guilt about how we spent… Continue reading How a Movie Night Can Actually Deepen Your Writing

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How to Make the Most Out of the NaNoWriMo Community

Ah, mid-October, that beautiful time of pumpkin spice lattes and…panic? My friends, welcome to the two weeks before NaNoWriMo. The air is crackling with the promise of blank pages and undiscovered worlds. If you’re anything like me though, there’s probably a mixture of dread and anticipation twisting up your stomach as the days until November… Continue reading How to Make the Most Out of the NaNoWriMo Community

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How I Became a Better Writer…By Shelving My Manuscript

I think it’s time to redefine our relationship with the shelf. You know the shelf I’m talking about? The one that fills you with dread anytime you think about the heaps of ideas and bundles of manuscripts you’ve sent there to gather dust, their pages growing brittle with age? For a long time, I thought… Continue reading How I Became a Better Writer…By Shelving My Manuscript