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The NaNoWriMo Maneuver

November is National Novel Writing Month, or NaNoWriMo for short.  NaNo for shorter. For those not familiar with NaNo, the goal is to write 50,000 words during the month of November.  If you meet the target then you “win.”  There’s even a website for writers to register and receive online […]

November 1, 2012

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My Muse

The gods of creative energy have a twisted sense of humour.  First they instill in us an obsessive need to produce something from nothing (a novel, a musical score, a sculpture etc).  Then they stand back and let us flounder around in our potential.  It’s almost like they’re testing us; […]

July 19, 2012

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Stephen King: On Writing

When I heard that Stephen King had published a book about the art and craft of writing, I had to read it … call it morbid curiosity.  Feel free to debate the merits of mainstream fiction v. literature if you like, but you can’t deny that someone who has published […]

July 10, 2012

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