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April Links Are In Bloom!

April 5, 2019 | 0 Comments

There aren't flowers here in Montana yet, but in anticipation of abundance, here is a bouquet of links that caught my attention over the past month! [...continue...]
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Keep Calm and Set Goals: or, Writing with Spring Fever

March 22, 2019 | 0 Comments

While I may have been fully capable of crossing twenty things off my daily to-do list in late March, that kind of energy is just not sustainable. Use your spring fever energy to set realistic goals for yourself, and then enjoy meeting them for the rest of the spring! [...continue...]

Copyediting vs Proofreading: Not the Same Thing

March 11, 2019 | 0 Comments

In school, chances are that you learned that an important part of the writing process is "proofreading." Which meant checking over your final draft for spelling, grammar, and punctuation errors before you turned it in. Now that we're all grown up... What the heck is the deal with this "copyediting" step? And is it different from proofreading? [...continue...]
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An Outline About Outlining. Meta!

February 22, 2019 | 0 Comments

Outlines aren’t the rigid taskmasters they can sometimes feel like. In fact, the reason outlines are shaped the way they are is that they’re meant to be flexible. Here are some thoughts, tips, tricks, and resources to get you started! [...continue...]
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After #NaNoWriMo, What Next?

December 4, 2018 | 1 Comment

#NaNoWriMo 2018 has ended. Now that it's over...what are you planning to do with your draft?Allow me to make a blunt suggestion: Bring it to me.  [...continue...]
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I’m Reading “Chapter 2: Getting In” on September 30

September 28, 2018 | 0 Comments

It's been a goddamn hellish week in America, and this weekend offers a blessed respite from the shit show that the 24-hour news cycle has become. This Sunday, let's all grab a cup of tea and sit around for about an hour, listening to a live reading of Chapter 2 of my book, "Watching Porn"! [...continue...]