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The glamorous life of a stay-at-home-writer

Sit down to write. Get a few sentences on the screen. “MAMA! MAMAMAMAMAMAMA! COME HERE QUICK!” Run to other room/upstairs/outside in a panic. “Look, Mama! I can blow bubbles through the (holes in the grating on the patio) table!” Breathe … Continue reading

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NaNoWriMo 2011 Results

I AM TEH WINNARS! I finished my novel the night before (technically the last day, but I hadn’t been to sleep yet so I count it as 11/29) with a hundred or so words to spare, just in case Open … Continue reading

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Camp NaNo update

I am SO GOOD at getting in my own way. I can’t even tell you. If getting in your own way was an Olympic sport, I could, like….play for…I don’t know, Monaco, or something. Does Monaco participate in the Olympics? … Continue reading

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Camp NaNoWriMo begins!

If you’ve never heard of National Novel Writing Month or NaNoWriMo, you should check it out. It’s a writing challenge, one that pits you against yourself in a battle royale (with cheese) to write a brand-new novel of 50,000 words … Continue reading

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