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The Princess Bride Character Goals #TT

The fantastic book and movie, “The Princess Bride” provided a rich history of its characters’ motivation.
All characters need a goal, and “The Princess Bride” is no exception.  Let’s explore further: Continue reading

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Quick Plotting Exercise #AuthorToolboxBlogHop

Here’s a quick plotting exercise that shouldn’t take long and will give you a bare bones idea of what you want your book to be. Continue reading

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The Dreaded Passive Voice #ThrowbackThursday

I’ll admit it. When it comes to using passive voice in writing, I’m a low-life snob. I’m better than that. Continue reading

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