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Writing Prompt: Something Old

Traditionally, a bride on her wedding day has with her something old, something new, something borrowed, and something blue. It’s considered good luck on a wedding day, but it isn’t necessary. Equally, we can consider ourselves lucky as writers to … Continue reading

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A Re-Brand, Version 1.0

Two years ago, I stopped updating my website. Shocker, I know. Who has a website for two years and doesn’t update it once? The answer, unfortunately, is someone who stopped paying attention to what he wanted. That feels like a … Continue reading

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Master and WriMo: Day 15 of NaNoWriMo

I’ve had a busy week. That’s a nice way to start a post, right? I was busy, and I wrote 16K. That’s an even better way to start the post, and it gives some clarification as to what I might … Continue reading

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NaNoWriMo Day 8: How to Survive the Next Three Weeks

When I first attempted NaNoWriMo, way back in 2008, I had never written so much in so little time. I was seventeen years old, in the middle of my final year of school, and I had only ever completed one … Continue reading

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NaNoWriMo Day 6: 25K

There’s no point hiding this fact, given that it’s on the NaNoWriMo site at the moment: I reached 25K tonight. Here’s the email the organisers sent when I updated my word count: Isn’t it glorious? I’ll admit, I’m more than … Continue reading

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Future Contemplations and Current Plans of Action

I have a habit, particularly as I come near the end of an academic year, of thinking about the future. I focus on minor details, and big details, and very often it feels overwhelming and terrifying and full of horrible … Continue reading

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Just a Dream?

Lots of people have stories from their childhoods that they like to tell because they’re funny or filled with adventure, or they’re traumatic and telling them invokes sympathy or empathy. I am not one of those people. Or, at least … Continue reading

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