Archive for April 2010

Apparently I was a violent child

Alternate post title: Authentic Teenage Voice So my older sister Rebecca sent me this little gem from her 8th grade diary, and I wanted to share it with you. Becca was 13 when she wrote this, and my twin sister and I were 10. “I’m so angry. I can’t believe how violent the twins are.…

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Well I’ll be hornswaggled!

Dude, guys, I just finished the first draft of my WiP!! You’re thinking: ?!??!?!? But seriously. I’m done. Maybe it’s because the book was outlined, or maybe I just hit that exciting second half and couldn’t slow down, but I’ve been pounding out this baby. And now I’m DONE!! (btw, in regards to my post…

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Adventures in Outlining

As I might have mentioned before, my current WiP (which is referred to in my side bar as The Secret One) is one of the first that I have fully outlined before writing. I’ve always outlined to some extent, but never the entire novel. It’s been a very interesting experience. One of the eternal debates…

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