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Merry Christmas and Happy Writing with Helpful Links

  It's almost tamale making time so I'll be deep into making various traditional and vegan tamales with the family. But before that happens, I wanted to wish you all a Merry Christmas. I hope you are enjoying your time with your loved ones and continuing or making new traditions. The time between Christmas Day… Continue reading Merry Christmas and Happy Writing with Helpful Links

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Tips for an Incredible Writing Weekend

It is the evening of my departure for my month long adventure to France. Some anticipatory butterflies are fluttering through my stomach. My bags and travel apps are packed. (And yes, I do need to recharge the battery). The kids have heard the Riot Act in a couple of different versions. Everything seems like a go, but I'm… Continue reading Tips for an Incredible Writing Weekend

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How to Save Time for Writing

There are few things I like to do other than write or find writing resources to help me become a better writer. Sure I miss watching my favorite television shows, coffee with friends, walking the dog, and watching my kids grow (I'm lying they are all 18-25, they're grown). Sometimes I prefer to write than… Continue reading How to Save Time for Writing

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Portable MFA in Creative Writing from NY Writers Workshop

Today I ran across a writing resource with a very interesting title "Portable MFA in Creative Writing."   Before we get to that I want you to imagine that guy in the info commercials and hear him say: "but wait, it's FREEEEEEEE."Thank the cool people at GalleyCat for the resource. Now click on the link and… Continue reading Portable MFA in Creative Writing from NY Writers Workshop