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NaNoWriMo – Halfway Mark

Tomorrow is the half way mark to my NaNoWriMo adventure this year. From here on it is close to the home run. During NaNoWriMo I spend much time in coffee shops and at the library to make sure I sit somewhere … Continue reading

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November – FIRST

All through 2018, on the first day of the month I will publish a photograph and journal about what it means to me. This is an exercise I will do to further develop my writing. If you have the time … Continue reading

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NaNoWriMo thoughts on research

This NaNoWriMo I had planned to do a sequel to my (unpublished) historical world war II novel. However a historical novel requires some (sometimes a lot) research. As I mentioned before I did not get as much writing and research done this … Continue reading

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NaNoWriMo research

It’s the end of September and a little over a month until the next NaNoWriMo kicks off. First I had planned to write a sequel to a historical novel I have been working on and I spent much time on researching … Continue reading

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Experimental writing – Help! I can’t do it!

I always experiment with my writing. Despite writing for so many years, I still try to find ways to make it better, brighter, funnier, more clever etc. I also try to make the process smoother. I try different ways of … Continue reading

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Here I am today!

Day 6 of my 28 day writing challenge and I did my daily writing stint in the staff room at one of the schools I coach at. There is a short period when my classes are done and the others haven’t … Continue reading

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Xtra! xtra! read all about it!

Earlier in the month I finally sent off my WIP to some of my Beta readers and it has come back mostly positive. This is a story that I have been uhming and ahing for a long time what to … Continue reading

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Determined to finish this year

I’m back. After a prolonged Christmas break I am getting back into my writing schedule again. Being me, who loves a good plan, I decided on my 2016 writing plans in December. Feeling nicely organised over the Christmas period. However, … Continue reading

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Editing and free writing

I am at the exciting time of editing my historical novel I am writing in Swedish. Exciting for two reasons. I haven’t touched this manuscript for almost three months, so I am approaching this with fresh eyes, which turn out … Continue reading

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New Year’s Plans

With my sister visiting during the first week of the new year, I haven’t had any time until now to sit down and make my writing plans for the year. I always try to make plans rather than resolutions. Somehow I find … Continue reading

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