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Day 2 – 2018 AWAC

The 2018 August Write Away Challenge If you're just joining us, please feel free to go back and read the previous content so you're up to speed! 2018 August Write Away Challenge original post Day 1 - What book did you read over and over again as a child? Reminders before we get started: The… Continue reading Day 2 – 2018 AWAC

writing prompts

Day 1 – 2018 AWAC

The 2018 August Write Away Challenge Reminders before we get started: The prompt is to use or ignore as you wish; Absolutely any form of the written word is allowed; All participation will be on the honor system, though sharing is strongly encouraged; Participants will be asked to let me know each week that they've… Continue reading Day 1 – 2018 AWAC


2018 August Write Away Challenge

Looking for a little something to help get your writing routine back on track? Look no more! Tomorrow begins the new month, and you are invited to join me for the first ever August Write Away Challenge! Hooray!!! This is the simplest writing challenge you'll ever participate in because the object is not to write… Continue reading 2018 August Write Away Challenge

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Creating Characters

There's a funny thing that happens to every fiction writer at least once in her lifetime. Her carefully crafted fictional character decides he is going to behave in a way the author did not anticipate. For all her plotting, all her planning and outlining and poring over journeys and encounters and goals, she cannot force… Continue reading Creating Characters