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Welcome to Wonderland #2: Beach Party Surf Monkey — Review and Giveaway

Thought for the Day:“Writing is so difficult that I feel that writers, having had their hell on earth, will escape all punishment hereafter.”~ Jessamyn West ~Gifts for My Writer Friends:Writer’s Rumpus has a good post HERE about the hard work of revision. Steven Pressfield always has good advice, but the post HERE may have the best… Continue reading Welcome to Wonderland #2: Beach Party Surf Monkey — Review and Giveaway

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Secret Sheriff of Sixth Grade — Review and Giveaway

Thought for the Day:“First forget inspiration. Habit is more dependable. Habit will sustain youwhether you’re inspired or not. Habit will help you finish and polish your stories.Inspiration won’t. Habit is persistence in practice.~ Octavia Butler ~Gifts for My Writer Friends:Dana Nuenighoff has a great post HERE on Writer’s Rumpus about Finding Your Voice. The Voice… Continue reading Secret Sheriff of Sixth Grade — Review and Giveaway