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A Tale of Two Scenes

Has this ever happened to “real” writers? (Even with a couple of published books under my belt, I still feel like a pretender. The pickle in which I find myself may explain why.) I have started two stories (at different … Continue reading

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Self Editing

I used to feel demoralized by those form letters folks send out at Christmas. You know, the ones that list all the spectacular achievements of the kids, the grandkids, even the dog. (He’s so smart, he can cook supper and … Continue reading

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The Neurotic Writer

I just sent the final copyedits in on my new book, The Real McCoy. It was with fear and trembling that I pressed the “send” button on the email to my publisher. As I went through the manuscript again—and again—I … Continue reading

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