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Writer’s First Aid blog has moved!

In January 2018, I re-designed my writer’s website. At that time, I integrated my blog into the website. You can now find this Writer’s First Aid blog here. Moving the blog makes it easier for me to manage everything under … Continue reading

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The Commitment to Write: Say YES!

“Go confidently in the direction of your dreams.” ~~Henry David Thoreau Have you given yourself permission to really work? To invest the necessary time and energy you know it will take to achieve your writing dream? Until you can answer … Continue reading

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The Dynamics of Change

We’re nearly ready to begin a new writing year! Or ARE you ready? This year you don’t have to get behind on your goals or quit. Why? Because this time you’re going to take time to understand the dynamics of … Continue reading

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Climbing Out of a Writing Hole

“How does a project get a year behind schedule? One day at a time.” ~~Fred Brooks (IBM computer software developer) While I’m not behind a whole year on my current writing project, this question has been ricocheting around in my mind … Continue reading

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Head Space: Conserve Your Writing Energy

Published three years ago today…and I still need it today! Enjoy the reminder.~~~ Writers require “head space” in which nothing else is happening. You must have some mental space that is yours and yours alone in order to create and … Continue reading

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