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#Hashtags for Writers

When I started using Twitter, I had no idea what I was doing.  Hashtags, retweets, mentions, DM’s; all that Twitter-speak was Greek to me. For the Twitter newbie, the whole process can be a little overwhelming. The volume of tweets … Continue reading

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That’ll leave a mark

While story and character ideas often pop into my head, usually at the most inopportune moments, they never arrive complete.  They are just images and half-formed ideas, things I have to think about for a while before they are ready … Continue reading

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We’re experiencing technical difficulties

Where’s the voice over and the colored bars when you need them? Last week, I wrote about character naming.  This week, due to a small technical difficulty, I will be writing about character creation.  The technical difficulty that started this … Continue reading

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What’s your name?

When writing any story, one of the hardest things for me to do is name my characters.  I can tell you their life story, fears, motivations, and where they will be at the end of the story, but I can’t … Continue reading

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For the love of a story

As a self-admitted book worm, I love to find new authors and genres to read. One of the many things I like to see before buying a book is the reviews of other readers. While they don’t usually determine whether … Continue reading

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