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Can I be honest with all of you for a couple of minutes? I’m terrified about this year’s NaNo. I don’t have a plan. I barely have an idea. And I certainly don’t have time. And even worse? I know what to expect. Last year was my first time participating in NaNoWriMo. I didn’t know […]

A Living Hobby

“When writing a novel a writer should create living people; people not characters. A character is a caricature.” – Ernest Hemingway As a short fiction writer, I have never concerned myself with character development. I start writing, and the character comes out subconsciously. When the first draft is complete, I have gotten to know my […]