Sunday Update: July 6, 2014
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Sunday Update: July 6, 2014

  There’s no ROW 80 check-in this week. The new around begins tomorrow, but I have some update-y things to cover, and I didn’t do one last week. Redefining Disability I made a new intro post for the expanded Redefining Disability Project, since the original intro was specifically for the blog series. If you’re new … Continue reading

Writing 101 Day Six: The Day Everything Was Interesting
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Writing 101 Day Six: The Day Everything Was Interesting

I’ve been drifting around the blogosphere since roughly 2006, when I joined LiveJournal. Before that, I was involved in fandom-related message boards and before that there were AOL chat rooms. Yes, I know I’m dating myself. I started on LJ at the encouragement of my best friend. She was into Supernatural, and encouraged me to … Continue reading

Herding Muses: On My Crazy Outlining Method (with examples)
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Herding Muses: On My Crazy Outlining Method (with examples)

Last month, I posted about my character development process. Check out those posts here and here.I have some more examples of that, but I also want to talk about outlining. I can hear the groaning start already. I know that there some folks who hate outlining and feel stifled by it. For a long time, … Continue reading

We’re having a #FeministFriday chat on #wordpress this week, and all you #bloggers are invited.
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We’re having a #FeministFriday chat on #wordpress this week, and all you #bloggers are invited.

Originally posted on Sourcerer:
I had this idea over the weekend. Diana and Gretchen encouraged me to take the shot, so I’m doing it. I’ll publish a Feminist Friday post on Friday morning. I’ll tell you a story that you will find amusing, if not downright heartwarming, and then I will ask a few questions:…

ROW80 Check In for February 16
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ROW80 Check In for February 16

This has been a long week and I’m kind of blogged out right now. We had a massive two-day snowstorm and another one is coming in today, so I don’t know whether I’ll be on WordPress again this weekend. Wednesday I had contractors working on my kitchen for several hours, but they’re still not finished. … Continue reading

Introducing A Lyrical Alphabet
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Introducing A Lyrical Alphabet

I’ve mentioned a few times in recent posts that I am looking for some good music review blogs or music recommendations that aren’t specific to one genre. Music has always been an integral part of my writing process and a mainstay in my life. I crave music like most people crave food. I love sharing … Continue reading

Domestic Violence: When It Isn’t That Simple
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Domestic Violence: When It Isn’t That Simple

Last night, my neighbor’s boyfriend grabbed her around the throat  and threatened to strangle her. She says she’s fine now. She says she’s safe.  She’s upset with me for being nosy and calling the police. That’s pretty much what I expected to happen, but I had to call anyway. It makes me sad.  It’s terrifying. … Continue reading

Zero to Hero Day 22: Blogging Events and Interesting Post Round up #3
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Zero to Hero Day 22: Blogging Events and Interesting Post Round up #3

Today’s Zero to Hero challenge was to draft a post for another blogging event. I made a post the other day for the blogging events that I’m planning to participate in. I think I will leave it at that, but I will be browsing WordPress’s event listings for more things I might want to join when … Continue reading