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I am participating in #NaNoWriMo for the first time

and really loving it. I’ve always written first drafts quickly, but I’ve never taken part in NaNoWriMo (National Novel Writing Month, where writers, pre-published and published, try to write a 50,000-word novel–or longer–in a month. I’m glad I’m taking part … Continue reading

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Guest Post. Humor and Hurt: We All Have Our Demons by YA author Deb Vanasse

Today YA author Deb Vanasse joins us to talk about her and Gail Giles’ new book, and the way they both drew on their own experiences and emotions to write it–the way I think most writers do. I respect and … Continue reading

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