T-minus 1 week and counting

I have just come back from a writing conference today and am so tired that my eyes are bugging out of my head! But I couldn't go to bed without acknowledging this fast approaching, life-altering deadline! With my to-do list (that is over 2 pages long) MIA, tomorrow is set to be a busy day …

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Prepping for Nanowrimo

Can you believe that we are already nearing the end of October? Someone even said that it was only 8 more Friday's until Christmas - what the what now? But as we inch closer to Christmas, that also means we inch closer to Nanowrimo in November... Now you're really asking what the what now, aren't you? …

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Up against a deadline

There is no question the past two months have been rough.  Change often is.  Even when it's expected and ordinarily embraced, change can be the cause of unexpected outcomes and heartbreakingly painful realisations.  The damage to my ego and pride is still very new.  It's taken it's toll on my confidence and even on my physical and …

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A bright and shining future*

Conferences are exhausting! Not just because of how physically tiring they are, because that's only a part of it, it's also due to how mentally draining they tend to be as well.  We've had a huge day today at the RWA Conference with a fabulous few sessions with Angela Ackerman who provided us with tools to create larger …

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Two Sentences Tuesday #11

With the deadline looming, there was a fluttering of something that could only be described as panic lurking in the depths of her belly, looking for an opportunity to rear its cowardly face and overwhelm her. Then she remembered that she was a master procrastinator who always came through with the goods when it mattered …

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Two Sentences Tuesday #06

    As the words struggled to flow, she knew she needed to replenish her depleted energy reserves to ensure she reached the 2000 words that she'd committed to writing this evening. The pungent aroma gave way to a smooth velvety warmth as she sipped this elixir that would allow her to continue to tap tap tap away at her …

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