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“I’ve Always Wanted to Write a Book” Conference

The 2011 edition of the Grand Rapids Region Writers Group “I’ve Always Wanted to Write a Book” Conference is over.  I had a wonderful time, met a lot of great writers, spread the word about our group and gave a fun, interactive workshop on plotting.  Jacqueline Carey gave a warm, funny and inspiring keynote speech,…

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Are you writing? I don’t want to hear excuses.

I know the distractions of everyday life. To find a few minutes to write is next to impossible. Therefore, my hat goes off to the women of my writing group, Grand Rapids Region Writers Group. Continue reading

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NaNo isn’t just for November anymore

My writing group (http://bit.ly/GRRWG) is all for writing challenges, such as National Novel Writing Month (www.nanowrimo.org), fondly referred to as NaNo. We’re not particularly crazy about the timing so this year, between meetings, February 12th to March 12th, we’re challenging each other to write 32K. Continue reading

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