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Speak Up! Friday Quotes (12)


Care to Share Some Advice?

Feel like helping a fellow blogger lift her new event off the ground? If you do, check out this post and link it to your response. Thanks in advance!

Speak Up! Friday Quotes (9)

“Kill your darlings, kill your darlings, even when it breaks your egocentric little scribbler’s heart, kill your darlings” ― Stephen King, On Writing: A Memoir of the Craft. “Like a city with breached walls is a man without self-control” (Proverbs 25:28 ISV). “So the writer who breeds more words than he needs, is making a […]

Lemonade and Worm Stand: NaBloPoMo

Originally posted on chasing destino:
What do you think of the idea “if life gives you lemons, make lemonade.” Do you think it’s always possible to make something bad into something good? It’s so cliche. Yet, it’s true. Most of the time, you can turn a negative into a positive. Maybe not always. Trust me.…

“This suspense is terrible. I hope it will last.”

“This suspense is terrible. I hope it will last.”

Originally posted on The Daily Post:
As a child, the anticipation of eating one of my mom’s freshly made brownies nearly drove me to the brink of insanity. She had a rule about how long they needed to cool down before my sister and I could cut them. I’d be bouncing off the walls with…

The Truth Hurts – How do you value Trust?

“Start writing, no matter what. The water does not flow until the faucet is turned on” (Louis L’Amour).

“Start writing, no matter what. The water does not flow until the faucet is turned on” (Louis L’Amour).

Had to share this!

Speak Up! Friday Quotes (7)

Speak Up! Friday Quotes (7)

“Indeed, man wishes to be happy even when he so lives as to make happiness impossible” – St. Augustine. “If only we’d stop trying to be happy we could have a pretty good time” – Edith Wharton. “Happiness is not something you postpone for the future; it is something you design for the present” – […]

Readers See Right Through You

Admit it. The only reason interesting things happen to your main character is because they’re the main character. Don’t tell me that’s not true. It’s not healthy to lie, especially to yourself. Fine, fine. If you insist, I’ll listen to your elaborate reasons as to why your MC is the chosen one. You might just […]

Weekly Photo Challenge: Express Yourself (2)

My Lovelies: Enjoy the quiet moments In response to The Daily Post’s weekly photo challenge: “Express Yourself.”