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  • I have never been able to work with a daily word count over my head.  I usually write...ew pages to remember where I was before I start again.  I am stuck in re-write mode on my first book.  I don't kn...
  • Since the main character/narrator, Rosalind, in my book relies on stories from her pas...oed in my head as I wrote, its lovely Southern lilt lulling me into a creative mode just as surely as opera.  Bec...
  • HI Theresa, I've yet to get a DNF, but I have gotten some brutal one stars that had me huddled in a corner in the fetal position. One person hated my hero and another...

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  • Aimee Liu posted a status
    “Fiction is the art form of human yearning.” – Robert Olen Butler “We are living...Chief?) – does little to quell its effect on my psyche. I’m in fight-or-flight mode all the time, feeling angry a...
  • Donna Bryson posted a status
    I was halfway through “Homegoing” before I began to connect with it. As Yaw, a histor...dependence. Gyasi was born in Ghana and raised in America. I suspect Yaw was modeled on her father, of whom she...
  • Shelley Workinger posted a status
    Hopefully you're in the NYC area, because you're going to want to head to Patsy's after reading this week's #FoodFic : https://bookfare.blogspot.com/2018/05/foodfic-luckiest-girl-alive-jessica.html

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  • I'm just inching my way into this culture... in fact, I've never attended a *single* conference. Has anyone written an overview of best "starter" conferences? Loved th...
  • Cindy, I am so happy I read your post ~ the day has begun again! You are not alone. So...ay we get to understand what's going on inside without going straight to panic mode < that was/and still is, i...
  • Whew! Thanks, ladies! I knew I wasn't the only one struggling, but it's nice to get co...head and took me a weekend to write. Karen A. Wyle - It IS hard to shake edit mode, especially when you do it fo...