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Finding a Writing Platform

A platform, a platform, and some social networking has, as of recently, been pounded into me from conferences, writers,  and different online blogs. This is an interesting topic and one that  steamrolls me. If you are a celebrated and well-known … Continue reading

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What Pushes You to Write?

Updated recently as I consider what is driving me to write – still the same reasons: In the last few months, I’ve been asked this question several times.  Initially it was someone who really wanted to know how I get … Continue reading

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That Inner Feeling of Failure

Then that small voice of failure creeps into my mind. It has been a daily and nagging counterpart to my own aspiration and desire. I often wonder why it is there. What is the point of worrying about failure. If I finish the book, regardless of what really happens, it is not a failure. Continue reading

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Is that the end in sight?

Anxiety is almost bubbling at my pores. I am preparing to finish my first draft of my first manuscript. Every writer has been at this point during their careers. Continue reading

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The Mundane of Writing

When writing is your goal, hopefully you are doing whatever it takes to accomplish that goal. Writing is not something that can be skipped, pushed out-of-the-way, or accomplished through a shortcut. If you want to write something, you must put in the time to write. And as I begin to learn how to write, I often find myself pushing through the mundane of writing. Continue reading

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Book 1

Book 1 is scheduled to be called: The Devil’s Gate and it is part of the series called The Earth’s Divide. It took a long time and a bunch of different titles but it all came down to this. Continue reading

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