Category Archive: Writing

Senseless Sunday sarcasm : Book 6

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I’ll not be going to scrabble today.  My sister-in-law isn’t feeling up to it.   Instead of worrying about her, I’m editing.  Again. Recently, the only books I’ve been reading are my own.  I’m… Continue reading

Mini-Vacation

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I’m taking a mini-vacation from work.  We have tomorrow off anyway and the one piece of information I need to do the last report won’t be in my office until Monday. What, you… Continue reading

Senseless Sunday Sarcasm : What I “know” about editing.

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As I edit my draft for the I-don’t-know-how-many times, it seems the more I know the less I’ve learned.   All I know about editing can be summed up in a few bullet points. It’s… Continue reading

Thankless Thursday Sarcasm: Yet another unsatisfying conversation with GUE

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ME:   I’m up at 6 in the morning and I’m pissed! GUE: Why? ME:   I was watching a sci-fi series and people were invading one country to get away from another. They tried… Continue reading

Senseless Sunday Sarcasm : Let’s Edit!

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  My partner in blogging is supplementing her job by editing my books in her spare time.  She’s a far better writer than I’ll ever be. She brings you into her stories, while… Continue reading

Senseless Sarcasm : Reading materials for life.

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My eyes are crossed, I’m dizzy, and I can’t stop editing! The bed awaits…but I want to do one last sentence, one last paragraph… Finally, I’ve finished another book.  Inside my brain I’m… Continue reading

Still knee deep in extreme editing.

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I’m on book #6.  I do so love extreme editing! I’ve already edited books #7, 8, 9, and 10.  My eyes are screaming, “No more, please!!! We need a vacation!” It’s so easy… Continue reading

Extreme Edit Mode.

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I’m in extreme edit mode.  It means I’m seeing every word and how it impacts a sentence, paragraph, and chapter.  Never did I know how many mistakes hid in the shadows.  How do… Continue reading

Re-writing and synopsis

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Rewriting Immortal Sands.  Going through my third pass and still finding mistakes! So far, I’ve added 6 additional pages, and I’m trying to make sure that every sentence makes sense. Next on the… Continue reading

Senseless Sunday Sarcasm: Confessions of the once beautiful

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Well… maybe not beautiful. My best friend, who lived on the other side of our block, had two brothers.  When you’re a teen and two guys resembling the younger versions of Hugh Jackman… Continue reading