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SIS 50k Writing Challenge: Final Check In

Writer, if you want to be published, if you want a hit book, don’t worry about things you cannot control. Don’t grasp at phantoms. Focus on the page right in front of you. Make it the best it can be, … Continue reading

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SIS 50k Writing Challenge: Week 6 Check In

“Write the damn book.” – Jane Yolen Week 6, and that’s 42 days down. We are in the final week (!!) of the Spring into Summer Writing ‘Thing’: aiming for 50,000 words in 50 days. I can’t believe that we’re … Continue reading

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SIS 50k Writing Challenge: Week 4 Check In

Week 4, and that’s 28 days down. Can you believe that? More than halfway through our Spring into Summer Writing ‘Thing’: aiming for 50,000 words in 50 days! Are you at 28,000 words? Did you manage to write 7k in … Continue reading

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SIS 50k Writing Challenge: Week 3 Check In

Being a writer means that, ultimately, you are a party of one. If you want to change genres, if you’ve got a great idea, don’t be afraid. Don’t listen to naysayers who say that “foreign locales don’t sell” or “werewolves … Continue reading

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SIS 50k Writing Challenge: Week 2 Check In

There are, it has been said, two types of people in the world. There are those who, when presented with a glass that is exactly half full, say: this glass is half full. And then there are those who say: … Continue reading

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