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Monday Minutiae – 5/28/18

Divisors, Dividends, and Remainders Not long ago, one of my writer’s groups talked about what we did with words we discard from our final drafts. Delete entirely? Save? Save with any sort of organization? I’ll delete a random sentence or two here and there, but pretty much everything else I save in a separate folder… Continue reading Monday Minutiae – 5/28/18

Musing · Parenting

Finding Grace – Marching Band Season

I know, you might be thinking, what? That’s kind of an… interesting... place to find grace. I think we sometimes assume that “grace” sounds like such an eloquent word that we must associate it with nature and poetry, but like anything, it’s in the hands of those who behold it. Before I share more, let… Continue reading Finding Grace – Marching Band Season

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Saturday Summation – 06 May 2017

Bits and pieces of things that caught my eye not only for my own interest, but enough to want to share with you, too… Hey. Long time no linking, yes? Let’s start getting back into the swing of things… Writing Stuff: One of these days I’m going to read my copy of Donald Maas’ Writing… Continue reading Saturday Summation – 06 May 2017

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Saturday Summation – 12 July 2014

Bits and pieces of things that caught my eye not only for my own interest, but enough to want to share with you, too… Writing Stuff: Trying to write that steamy scene? If you want your story to be more than just a vehicle to write about sex, then author Jenny Crusie offers some expert… Continue reading Saturday Summation – 12 July 2014