blogging, Writing

Blogtober: my best posts of the month

At last, we have reached the end of Blogtober which I think will prepare me for NaNoWriMo in November, assuming the dizziness isn't going to muck that up. It certainly is a challenge to write a blog post a day and I hope you have enjoyed the journey with me on this wee blog. Nice… Continue reading Blogtober: my best posts of the month

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Blogtober: Introvert fears

It is nearing Halloween and I have done a few good Halloween posts and now it is time for... Introvert Fears!!! Public speaking. I remember this from school. My hands would shake like crazy and I would speak really, really fast. Until I figured out a trick. I realized most people are not even listening.… Continue reading Blogtober: Introvert fears

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Blogtober Prompt: Magic ink

*I have utilized this concept in stories before, but I'll put another twist on it.* So Ink writing prompt The young man was over eighteen because my receptionist ensured that, but, hell, barely was. I frowned at him because if his request. I sympathized, of course, I sympathized but he didn't get it. Not at… Continue reading Blogtober Prompt: Magic ink

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Blogtober: Self-publishing mistakes you’ve made

This is a post about self-publishing. And how you have to be great at every aspect of the production. And there is a learning curve to all of it. My self-publishing mistake, in the beginning, was my cover design. So I make my own covers. And I have learned a lot while doing so. Believe… Continue reading Blogtober: Self-publishing mistakes you’ve made

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Blogtober Prompt: Magic and monsters

I couldn't think of a post for today but a good prompt always gets my muse chatty. Blogtober day:  14 Prompt: If magic was real then monsters were too "You fucking dick!" I yelled. He cringed. "It wasn't my fault. Not at all. Not even in the least bit." Last week we had a wizard… Continue reading Blogtober Prompt: Magic and monsters

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Blogtober: Prompt the bowl of souls

Do a prompt day  Given it is almost Nano time lets get our muse in gear. I looked at the bowl of sparks of light swimming in a swirl. The bowl was actually a fish bowl and that found a little insulting. Like our souls were pets for his amusement. They likely were. "Dare I… Continue reading Blogtober: Prompt the bowl of souls