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  • Started by Emily Lackey
    Last reply by June O\'Hara
    This is what I don't understand. How does one become a writer? And when do you bec...leave in due time. If that doesn't work, try the toilet, or in French, ca'mode. Toilet or Ca'mode means to refresh the body, wh...
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  • Housework is first to go, quickly followed by watching over the dinner (writing mode equals burnt dinners in my house), with Very Bad Parenting running close behind. Oh life is so much easier when I'm writing! Nothing really matters then except the next word falling on the page!
  • Started by Emily Lackey
    Last reply by Andi Buchanan
    This is what I don't understand. How does one become a writer? And when do you bec...leave in due time. If that doesn't work, try the toilet, or in French, ca'mode. Toilet or Ca'mode means to refresh the body, wh...
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  • 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...
  • Started by Emily Lackey
    Last reply by Toni D. Weymouth
    This is what I don't understand. How does one become a writer? And when do you bec...leave in due time. If that doesn't work, try the toilet, or in French, ca'mode. Toilet or Ca'mode means to refresh the body, wh...
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  • Started by Emily Lackey
    Last reply by E. A. Hennessy
    This is what I don't understand. How does one become a writer? And when do you bec...leave in due time. If that doesn't work, try the toilet, or in French, ca'mode. Toilet or Ca'mode means to refresh the body, wh...
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  • At Jared's funeral a man I don't know comes to the podium to speak, a big man who wipes his tears away with fingers the size of sausages. Just that one time he wipes t...
  •   I'll start.  I'm Chelise.  It's pronounced Shel-lease.  Most people call me Chel.  Well, actually, most people in my life call me either 'Hon' or 'Mom.'  But you sh...
  • Thanks for plugging Indies, by the way. I am torn on the Amazon/indie issue, myself. I worked as the marketing manager for an indie that really was a community touchs...
  • Daily. Ask me how often I clean my house or exercise and that would be a far more interesting answer. But writing? That's my existence.