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Seven Things I Learned From My Second Draft

Remember the moment you finished your First Draft and thought “this is it, I just wrote a book, it’s done, I’m awesome!”, then you went out to buy yourself a nice ice cream because the worst was over and it … Continua a leggere

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All work and no play makes Charlie a productive girl, apparently

I haven’t posted anything here in a while because the last month was a a bit of a rollercoaster. I’m not sure I have gotten off it yet.

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CHARACTERS I WOULD CHOKE TO DEATH – Show vs Tell pt.I

I picked up the book I’m currently reading because I wanted to immerse myself in an interesting fantasy world, the premise sounded great and I was sure I’d love it. Instead here I am, fuming and tempted to DNF at 54%, because … Continua a leggere

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That’s why everything’s got to be Love or Death

What does your main character do when someone dies? How does she cope with the loss of someone close to her? Someone she knew and cared about, or even loved?

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The One Where Charlie Shakes It Off

I’m back! I haven’t been online much lately, and unfortunately I neglected both this blog and my writing. I’ll skip over my private life, because I was planning to move to London but something came up last minute and, long story … Continua a leggere

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Sit Ups and New Year’s Resolutions

I don’t know about you guys, but I ate too much over the holidays. I really admire those people who hit the gym on January 2 and work out for four hours a day. Sadly, I’ll never be one of them. I … Continua a leggere

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Down the Rabbit Hole

Another quick update: My first attempt at NaNoWriMo went quite well, I think: 45k words in 22 days. At the beginning of the fourth week though, I met an old friend who read my notes about the setting, and he started highlighting … Continua a leggere

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