Tag Archives: Things I’ve Written

Adventures In Editing: Part Two.

After some trial and error and considerable research, I have decided that I’ve been doing this editing thing all wrong, particularly considering the ways in which I work best, and the gradual disintegration of any kind of logical order or … Continue reading

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Why Emoticons Are The New Punctuation ;)

Let’s start with a sentence. “I think that’s really great.” Punctuation, traditionally, has been what changes the intended tone of the sentence. “I think that’s really great!” I think that’s really great?” “I think that’s really great…” Let’s change to … Continue reading

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Write What You Feel

I used to get really irritated whenever I read a writing book that told me to write what I know. I’m a fantasy writer, who occasionally slips into sci-fi, and I mocked it endlessly. The only people who write only … Continue reading

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Writing Trends

I’ve noticed a few trends in my writing, types of characters that pop up over and over again in various stories, plots that I find interesting, etc. There are characters like “the cold, dark, dangerous, beautiful girl with a grey … Continue reading

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A Poem Is Born

Remember that poem I promised you guys from that stream-of-consciousness post? Yeah. Here it is.  there are no words for the feeling in my chest the swelling crescendo the beckoning march the tickle of words waiting to erupt but given … Continue reading

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Stream of Consciousness

So, last night, in the middle of the night, I did a writing exercise, a stream of consciousness: write whatever comes into your head, don’t worry about punctuation, grammar doesn’t matter, don’t edit, don’t go back, don’t stop writing, it … Continue reading

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A piece of writing I am finally willing to share

A few weeks ago I wrote out a list of everything about myself that I was proud of. It’s extensive, and structured like a free verse poem, and I’m going to post it without further introduction because otherwise I’ll chicken … Continue reading

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