#nanowrimo 2016 winning and Flow!

November 30th and I’ve finished NaNoWriMo 2016 with 50,620 words! Even though this is the fifth Nano I’ve won, it is still quite a natural high. Every time I finish a novel and write The End, I feel like I’ve just reached the summit of Mt. Everest. This month offered a variety of challenges that […]

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Cyber Week FREE e-books!

CYBER WEEK DEAL! Now on Amazon you can download Books 1-3 of my Recycling Humanity series free! The box set is free from November 28 through December 2, 2016. The Recycling Humanity Collection contains Books 1-3: Recycling Humanity, Starlight Max, and Biolab Zeg. Start your space adventure today! As humanity adapts to life in space, the newest […]

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#nanowrimo Day 22

I’ve been behind the last few weeks on my nano word count, but my story is flowing well. It keeps pulling me forward, it won’t let me stop. That’s the way it is with things we’re really passionate about. The passion and excitement we have for our craft – either writing, acting, dancing, drawing, or […]

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#nanowrimo Day 14

I love NaNoWriMo because it’s not only awesome motivation for finishing a novel, it helps to let more people know just how important our creative sides are. Placing importance on creating words everyday, revealing more and more of our story, and falling in love with our characters are all amazing ways of expressing ourselves.  When […]

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#nanowrimo DAY 11

After many days of either not being able to write or writing very little, I’ve finally caught up! November always seems to throw up roadblocks, but I guess you could say that about every month. There’s always something going on in our lives that tries to derail us from our goals. Sickness, family emergencies, holidays, […]

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#nanowrimo Day 6

Yes, I fell behind not only on my blogging for days 4 and 5, but also my word count as well. I have a really good excuse though. My oldest son, his wife, and my new grand baby just got back home after four years in Japan. So I was a little distracted this weekend. […]

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#nanowrimo Day 3

Today was an awesome day! I didn’t write too many words on my novel though, but I did conduct research for it. Unusual research by most people’s standards I imagine. I took a tour of our county coroner’s office. No, I don’t write horror novels. But I do enjoy writing about diverse careers. And I found […]

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#nanowrimo Day 2

I experimented on a schedule for writing during a work day. On my morning break I wrote notes for the chapter that I would write on my lunch hour. A little over 700 words accomplished! Then after dinner I finished that chapter and started another, ending up with 1859 words for today! I hope I […]

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#nanowrimo DAY 1

Despite being home with a migraine I still managed 1894 words today. Lots of pain meds, let’s hope what I wrote made sense. Haha If not, there’s always the revision process after November, right?  I love the first few chapters of writing a novel. The exciting hook, getting to know my character, and setting her […]

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