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Submissions! And a whole lot of waiting…

According to my WordPress, the last time I wrote a self-written blog post was 12 days ago. I’ve been busy with some stuff from last week on.One month ago, I submitted two pieces of Fae Raoirse work off this blog to my writing group faciliator for consideration in an upcoming anthology. I got the encouraging… Continue reading Submissions! And a whole lot of waiting…

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My Six-Year-Old is my Guru

Originally posted on Goodnight Already:
Sometimes my kids blow my mind without even trying. Yesterday I had three six-year-old boys in my living room playing Legos. The play date was coming to an end and Sam, one of my son’s oldest friends, wanted to bring home the storm-trooper-on-a-motorcycle that he had fashioned out of Smoke’s…

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Weekend Edition – 5 Questions to Ask When You Don’t Know What to Write

Originally posted on Live to Write – Write to Live:
How to Figure Out What [You Really Want] to Write: When I first saw the movie Contact, I was deeply envious of Jodie Foster’s character, the dedicated and driven astronomer, Dr. Ellie Arroway. Her single-minded pursuit of the truth about extraterrestrial life impressed the hell…