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NaNoWriMo Day 1 and 2

NaNoWriMo started yesterday and I didn’t get any writing done but I handwrote a little bit of the first chapter the day before to give myself a small head start. Those words added up to 566….this morning I was late to school and missed my first class so I went to the library and put… Continue reading NaNoWriMo Day 1 and 2

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Carter Raines Short Story: Dark and Stormy Night 

This was written on my phone and it’s not very good but it gives a pretty good look at what she was doing before she started working. This was a prompt suggested by someone on the NaNoWriMo Amino group. There’s a storm rolling in tonight, I can feel it. The wind that will make the… Continue reading Carter Raines Short Story: Dark and Stormy Night 

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Character Profile: Carter Raines

This is how I imagine my MC. She’s a specialized PI hired to investigate the strange string of deaths in a small town that I have not yet named. Her specialty is paranormal/supernatural anomalies. For the rest of the week I’ll be writing short stories to kind of fill in her story and give a… Continue reading Character Profile: Carter Raines

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Inspiration: My Tricks to Get Inspired and Stay Inspired (NaNoWriMo novel announcement at the end)

Some of you may or may not know that NaNoWriMo is coming up and that October is all about prepping for writing a novel or 50,000 words in 30 days. This year will be my third year participating and I’m really excited because I’m writing in a genre that I haven’t really done before. I’ll… Continue reading Inspiration: My Tricks to Get Inspired and Stay Inspired (NaNoWriMo novel announcement at the end)

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NaNoWriMo

I won! But not really, my story ended just short of 40,000 words and the rest is made up with the two school papers I had to write and a few short stories that I wrote when I was low on inspiration. It was very difficult and in the end I cried because I was… Continue reading NaNoWriMo

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Who Did You See? (Poem)

Who did you see When  you talked to me today Were my eyes their usual bright blue Maybe a light grey Or maybe they were green Brown flecks around the iris   What was I feeling When you talked to me today Was I smiling and laughing Or maybe was I mad Did I look… Continue reading Who Did You See? (Poem)

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Prodigal Son (Poem)

I walk outside To see you coming home Your silhouette black Against the setting sun Laughter and tears are all mixed Seeing you after all these years Just like the prodigal son You returned Afraid to get beaten and cursed Instead you are greeted with hugs And kind words And clothes for your back I… Continue reading Prodigal Son (Poem)