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On Writing

NaNoWriMo, Here I Come

I was talking with my friend Rebecca a while ago, who was telling me about a challenge she had undertaken at her barre exercise class. “The goal is to complete 45 barre classes in 30 days,” she told me. I was no mathematician, but those numbers gave me pause. “Wait. That means you’re gonna have to do at least two …

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Writing Prompts

Writing Prompt: City of God

It’s been a while since I dropped some fiction on my blog.  This year hasn’t been my best when it comes to writing and editing the work that I want to publish.  However, while I am trying to rebuild my internal creativity, I’ll continue using writing prompts to keep my mind clear of the cobwebs. So, without further ado, here …

Nonfiction & Satire On Writing

Somebody to Blog

There is no better feeling than being busy, especially when it entails seeing friends and family.  That being said, it’s time to get back into the swing of the writing career.  I’m glad that tomorrow is Labor Day and will allow me a full day to write my butt off.Well, not really write my butt off—first of all, cuz that …

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Super Introvert

How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Blog

Image Source:  http://wvs.topleftpixel.com/05/10/04/    You never realize just how intricate and involved something is until you have plunged yourself into its core and discovered that you forgot your flotation device. “Well, no matter,” you tell yourself. “Something’s bound to come up.” This, ladies and gentlemen, is the mind in its moments when it should be preparing for the new day. …

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Super Introvert

Online, Take Two

Eight years ago, I opened an account on LiveJournal and began what could unofficially be called my very first blog.  It was amazing just how long and how extensively I managed to write about my life while I was in college.  Every corner of my existence received my greatest attention.  Nothing was sacred. The only difference from today is, my …