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NaNoWriMo: Why do I it. How I prepare. How I stay sane.

Why I do it. I've been participating in NaNoWriMo (National Novel Writing Month)  since 2011. There have been a few gaps, particularly the last two years while Geeklet went from being what my husband I affectionately dubbed the larvae stage to something a little more self supporting. Each time I came to NaNoWriMo with a… Continue reading NaNoWriMo: Why do I it. How I prepare. How I stay sane.

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Death's Dancer, Kindle scout, My Story

To begin at the beginning: what the hell is a Kindle Scout and why was it for me?

  We were living in Prague for the first time when I wrote the draft that would be Death's Dancer during NaNoWriMo. I described it to my writing buddy as the romance novel that's been fighting it's way through all the urban fantasy and comic books in my head for the last 10 years. It's not… Continue reading To begin at the beginning: what the hell is a Kindle Scout and why was it for me?