NanoPrep Blog Series Part 1 โ€“ Research

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Research.

It’s come to that time of the year again.

The time when writers from all around the world gather in word and spirit at their computers, mind maps, notebooks, maps, and story timelines.

That time is known as NanoPrep.

Today I’d like to speak about Researching. Research is very important. Especially when you are writing about things that are real.

Do You Know What You Want To Write?

*Raises hand and jumps up and down esthetically* I do!! Continue reading “NanoPrep Blog Series Part 1 โ€“ Research”

NaNo Survival Kit & My Writer’s Group Update

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As you all know, I recently started a writer’s group with another lady in the FM area. It was lovely to gather with others who love to write! I want to share with you some things I learned about setting up the first meeting for a writer’s group. Keep reading though, because after I am sharing my NanoWrimo Survival Kit and a blog tour schedule for this week! I will update my webpage tomorrow with the full schedule for October 20th-31st!

Things to do for a great first writer’s group meeting:

1.) Meet up in a nice comfortable place
2.) Introduce yourselves, so you feel comfortable with everyone.
3.) Be sure to mention if you’ve been in a writing group before and share how your other ones were run and figure out what you and the others want from the group meetings.
4.)ย Just be open with everyone. Share your knowledge and they will share theirs.

Continue reading “NaNo Survival Kit & My Writer’s Group Update”

Can’t Wait for Him to Arrive Tomorrow…

How has the beginning of summer been for everyone?

I’ve been having a grand ole’ time.

My boyfriend just got to Sydney, Australia and will be catching his next flight in the morning (Australia time). I am getting excited that he will be here tomorrow night. Time changes are different aren’t they? But, yes… I am definitely excited. It has been about 5 months since I last saw him. Crazy, right? I have been writing articals and blog entries on long distance relationships. Who would be interested in seeing some of them? I believe they would be very helpful to others in long distance relationships. They aren’t easy – but most definitely worth it. Continue reading “Can’t Wait for Him to Arrive Tomorrow…”