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Burnout: No One Is Immune

I realized a couple of seconds ago that I am, in fact, burned out. I’ve been denying it for about two weeks now, but when this weekend came and went, and I couldn’t find the physical or mental energy to … Continue reading

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The Villain

I feel that the villain is the most important character in a story, because without them, the hero/heroine has absolutely nothing to do. There has to be a fight, a battle of some kind going on. If you think about … Continue reading

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Rules Are Made To Be Broken

A word of caution: This entry was written at 2:15am, and therefore may not make one ounce of sense. I was bound to have at least one of those, right? I just heard several of you practically scream at that … Continue reading

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Your Novel = Your Mirror

Last night, I had a conversation with my BFF in LA (the screenwriter) about BLAQUE. Okay, that’s a lie; it wasn’t a conversation. It was 2.5 hours of her practically smashing my head into a metaphoric mirror. She read the first … Continue reading

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The Trouble With Endings

So I FINALLY wrote the ending to BLAQUE. I already knew the book’s ending. Heck, I know the ending to the entire series. (By the way, it’s a little weird to write about characters that you know won’t make it … Continue reading

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Short Post: Growth

This year has been full of changes for me, in both my personal and professional life. I’ve moved across the country, made new friends, and strengthened the bonds with my old friends. All of this change has shown in my … Continue reading

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