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On the Cusp

I know. I know. I’ve been finishing for two months now. Actually, this is for real. I’m editing the last two chapters of ‘hero’. After that, some minor adjustments and checks like making sure my dates make sense or cleaning

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Mad Dash to the Finish

I’m editing like crazy this weekend. After ten plus years of off and on work on my first book ‘hero’ the end is in sight. I’ll be honest though, the last couple of months have been tough. As a runner,

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I’ve failed my first major book goal of 2019. I wanted to relaunch my first book in January but I haven’t. Yes, I had the flu, I traveled to Turkey and New York but I still should have found time.

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Posted in Editing conundrum, Ups and Downs, Status update

Editing Process

Since I’m deep in the editing process, I thought I would share the process I have developed to structure my editing. Please note, this is my process. It may not, in fact probably will not work for you. It only

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Posted in The Writing Game

Obstacles test commitment

The universe is not conspiring against me, though sometimes even I have to wonder. I brought the wrong plug adaptor to Turkey so no writing occurred there. I’ve been battling the flu since I’ve returned so there’s been minimal progress

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Disappointed but never defeated

So my writing plans for my trip to Istanbul were destroyed early on when I realized that the adaptor I brought wouldn’t fit my laptop plug. It was frustrating to say the least. The cold, wet weather matched my mood.

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Must Focus Now

I’m sitting in the international terminal at O’Hare airport waiting for my flight to Amsterdam and then onto Istanbul. I’ll try to take some interesting pictures so I can share. I wont be leaving my writing behind (as if I

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