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Shades of Love: Romance in Your Writing

One of the staples of writing is the chance to infuse a little love in your work. Depending on the genre, romance is one of those things that is pretty much a part of every novel, whether it is past, present or future. It could be someone who lost love, someone who found it, or… Continue reading Shades of Love: Romance in Your Writing

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The Truth Behind Work/Life Balance

What is the truth behind writer/life balance? Is there even such a thing, really? As a work-at-home mom and an aspiring writer, I have heard the phrase "work/life balance" tossed around so many times surrounding mom life and work life. How you can have the best of both worlds without the stress and aggravation that… Continue reading The Truth Behind Work/Life Balance

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Most Common Writing Mistakes

It's extremely NERVE WRACKING to hand over your draft or manuscript for someone else's eyes to see. Recently, I wrote a short story for a contest and asked my husband, who has a BA in English, to edit it for me. Needless to say, I got weak in the knees. It was a good move,… Continue reading Most Common Writing Mistakes