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Editors Aren’t God, They’re Only Trying to Do This…

How’s it going? A couple posts back, I mentioned talking about something that gave me an interesting take on the craft of editing (and writing, too). Let’s get to it. I’ve never really thought of editors as mean or what-have-ya, … Continue reading

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How You Can Use Wallpaper to Improve Your Writing

How’s it going? Yesterday I noticed something interesting that I think will help you a lot with your writing (fiction, email copy, what-have-ya), depending on what you’re facing. Let’s get to it. I live in a house in the country. … Continue reading

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Where’s the “!”?

How’s it going for you so far this week? An article popped in my email from Google Alerts a week or so ago (which should be the subject of another post, but we’ll move on for now). Anyway, the article … Continue reading

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As a Writer, Sometimes I Still Have…

How’s your week been? Mine’s been good. Since my children’s book has binged back to my illustrator for some changes, I figured, why not give another book a shot in the meantime? This one will be nonfiction, though, and I … Continue reading

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My Whirlwind of a Weekend, And What Sketchy Internet And Life Have In Common

How was your week? I know it’s almost over, and that’s kinda my point for today–I’ve been dealing with wonky Internet for about the past week. Which meant I’ve had to deal with things like reading books, doing puzzles, and … Continue reading

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My Week’s-Almost-Through-And-I-Have-to-Catch-Up Recap

All right! How’s it going? So far, what’s happened this week is: We did get both comics and crosswords in the Sunday paper. And although I read the comics every week, not the same for the crosswords. Oh, and I … Continue reading

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Breaking Up Is Hard To Do?

How’s it going? This post title is also the title of a song by Neil Sedaka. And no, I’ve never seen him perform that song (or any other one, for that matter). The song was apparently re-released in 1975, and … Continue reading

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Editing, Creating Universes, And My Take On Deadlines…

How’s it going? It’s a bit of the same old, same old for me today. I saw a post on another blog about editing today. I’m doing some editing for a client, and trying to work on footnotes at the … Continue reading

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Back After A Long (Unplanned) Internet Hiatus…

How was your weekend? I know it’s been a long time since you’ve heard from me, so I’ll have to do a bit of a kitchen-sinker on this (you know, throwing it everything but the sink…although I throw the sink … Continue reading

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Something My Mom Told Me, Well, Lots of Times…

How was your weekend? Things were a little odd for me. No shopping, no paper, no comics, at least not for right now. But I know things will be all right—even though the weekly Sunday shopping trip went up in … Continue reading

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