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Surprised at the Flow

The last couple days I have been writing non-stop. The flow has been very nice, though, to be honest, very surprising. Every now and then I’ll hit a stride and everything will fall into place, my peer reviews are better, plot falls into place and my characters stop hating me as much for what I put them through. Honestly, I love having a good flow, and I believe I can attribute that to having a really positive attitude lately. Finding balance between my two jobs has made it easier to allow time for typing/editing and other hobbies -such as my canning/pickling. Continue reading “Surprised at the Flow”

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Editing

Oh, the pleasures of editing! I personally like to edit other people’s work while I work on my own. It keeps me on my toes about grammar and sentence structure in my own writing, as well as paragraph size variance and other minor details I like to notice while I’m writing/editing. I’m about to come up to sixty pages in my own story, and it’s about time I read back through and added/took away details, sentences and things like that.  Continue reading “Editing”

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So Good You Get Worried

Alright, normally I’m not one to complain about things going my way, or having a crazy lucky break…but shit, I must have just cashed in all my ‘good karma’ points or something! Mostly green lights, got the job I actually wanted -and the schedule I wanted from the first one- along with being able to move forward in my story without so much as a hitch. I’m beginning to get a little worried that I’m going to die soon or something. Continue reading “So Good You Get Worried”

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Working, Writing and Other

Well, I officially have a second job! Now I can actually -hopefully- afford to live and keep writing; one can only be a “starving artist” for so long without actually dying, you know? Last post I was speaking about multitasking between jobs and hobbies and life, and now I am putting myself to the ULTIMATE test: Adulting. Continue reading “Working, Writing and Other”