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Motivation to Keep Writing

a.k.a. the List of the Reasons Why I Write, as told by me through the course of a year.

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So back in February 2016, I read this Tor/Forge blog post which left me reeling for literally the rest of the year with a singular question. While writing this, I had to go back and actually read the post to recall what the erst of it was actually about. Even if I had forgotten the rest of the post, it says enough of asking the right questions to know that this one stayed with me the entire year, and had, unintentionally, begun to creep up at the end of a good handful of my posts throughout the year.

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“They smell of weight and time”

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Dear Readers,

I know it has been a few weeks. Please excuse my absence. I am here to let you know not only am I not dead yet (yay!), but to awesomely recap my writing progress from last month. *Dons Mario hat and black mustache.* Here we go! Continue reading

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What’s Next?

Dear Readers,

I’ve finished the first draft of my first short story! Huzzah! Continue reading

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Distractions

Dear Readers,

It’s been nearly two weeks since I left you, and honestly it feels like years. I’ve been distracted by that all encompassing thing known as Real Life.  Not that it has been a bad thing at all. On the contrary, a friend has given birth to her first baby and today is Mr. B’s birthday. Yes, I am off doing other things, and you, my dears, are reading a scheduled post. No, I am not ashamed. It’s called planning ahead. In a world of distractions, it is comforting to know that I can rely on scheduled postings to make sure I keep my commitments to myself, namely, updating my blog on a timely and regular basis. Continue reading

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