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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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Seven Actions To Take After A Rejection Letter

Rejection letters can knock you on your butt. And that's okay, it happens, stuff hurts, rejection sucks. But you can't stay on the floor, rubbing your a**. 1.  Get your butt off the floor and go do something nice for yourself. Take a walk, draw, watch a comedy, play with your kids or pet. This includes… Continue reading Seven Actions To Take After A Rejection Letter

Books, Encouragement, Uncategorized, Writing

NaNoNaNo

Writing, like old age, is not for wusses. It takes patience, resilience, strength, and a little bit of crazy to keep on keeping on with your stories. It takes a whole lot of crazy, and love, to participate and finish NaNoWriMo. This year 303, 754 people signed up for NNWM. Stay out of their way… Continue reading NaNoNaNo

Encouragement, Strong Women, Writing

Agent: What I Wish Writer’s Knew

After a short birthday break in beautiful San Diego, California, I'm back to my writer's world, feeling a little down. Like many writers one gets discouraged after a couple of years or five. I'm most happy when I'm writing stories, following the character on a journey, ending up in places I hadn't intended. I have… Continue reading Agent: What I Wish Writer’s Knew