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August Round Robin – Creation of a Writer

When we last visited the subject about what prompted our writing careers, I mentioned an assignment from the sixth grade where the teacher read the opening of a story and then told us to write what came next. While I still consider that assignment the launching point for my love-affair with the written word, there… Continue reading August Round Robin – Creation of a Writer

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What I Learn from my Characters – February 2018 Round Robin

Characters are a bit like the writer's pox. Instead of itchy red dots all over our skin, we have itchy personalities peppering our minds. Some are louder than others and we end up scratching those first because no matter how many times we're told we shouldn't scratch, the itch cannot be ignored. As we scratch,… Continue reading What I Learn from my Characters – February 2018 Round Robin