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I Finished the First Draft of My Novel. Here’s What I Learned Along the Way.

I’ve finished the first draft of my novel.  This point has been a looong time coming because way back when I started this project I only had a sense of what I wanted to do. I love reading and when … Continue reading

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How A Writer’s Conference Helped Me Better Focus My Novel

Last weekend I went to the DFW Writer’s Conference in Hurst. Led Edgerton, author of Hooked was there to give a seminar on characterization.  Before going, I told myself that I wanted to meet him but was a little trepidacious … Continue reading

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How I Write With Scrivener, Part 1: The Binder

Writing programs.  I’m one of those people who has tried just about every single writing program that’s out there.  But for me, each one lacked something somewhere and I found myself becoming increasingly annoyed at itty bitty things the software … Continue reading

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