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    Wednesday Update

    I I apologize for those of you who follow me who have not heard from me in a long time. My father is in the hospital and has been for two weeks. My daughter is also having to deal with some health issues. I’m trying to work as much as I can, plus I’m editing my Manuscript for an editor…

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    Beautiful Books: NaNoWriMo is coming

      A few days ago I sat on the couch and asked my husband if he knew what November was. He thought for a moment and said something along the lines of, “yes, it’s that month, National….writing….something…” NaNoWriMo is here again and in my experience, I have only been participating about every other year. Although LAST YEAR I did NaNo…

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    Camp NaNo Recap

    Let’s recap all the insanity that happened in the last 30 days, shall we? I got sick – twice My daughters and husband also got sick, each on separate occasions. We found ants in our kitchen, so I had to clear out EVERYTHING in the kitchen (this happened on the day I was sick) and then what do they do…

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    Camp NaNo Week 3

      Welcome back to Camp NaNo updates! For those of you who care, yes I have showered since last week. And I feel SO much better. I came down with an energy-sucking cold last week. But, I did have to juggle 2 sick kiddos….poor babies. They’re both improving though 🙂 For those of you who have no idea what in…

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    Camp NaNo week 2

    We are halfway done! I am so tired…  For those of you who have no idea what in the world Camp NaNo is, the website is here. Basically, Camp NaNo is like NaNoWriMo (National Novel Writing Month, which occurs in November) but much more organized. It’s happening right now throughout the month of April. If you missed last week’s update, you…

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    Camp NaNoWriMo Week 1

    Has it been 7 days of Camp NaNo already? Eek! For those of you who have no idea what in the world I’m talking about, the website is here. Basically, Camp NaNoWriMo is like NaNoWriMo (National Novel Writing Month, which occurs in November) but much more organized. It’s happening right now throughout the month of April. You join the website…

  • WWW Wednesday

    NaNoWriMo update and Blog hop fun

    #NaNoWriMo update Word count update: I’m at 28.000 ish words. I would post Work in Progress excerpts, but first drafts are messy, awful things, and it changes every time I sit down and write. The goal for this November is to produce a draft of events in sequential order. Then I can work with it and hopefully produce something worth…

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    NaNoWriMo

    #NaNoWriMo is here. Most of you reading this, who are not authors are like…NaNo what? November is National Novel Writing Month, where millions of authors and would-be authors sit down and try to pen or type out an entire novel in one month. When I say a novel in a month, I don’t mean a completely finished novel just a…