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New novel! An Unruly Pawn

  An Unruly Pawn, by A. D. Morel Literary suspense | ebook and paperback LAUNCH PARTY! Betsy’s Sunflower, 12 Reach Rd., Brooklin, Maine, USA Oct 19 2014  Sunday  2-4 pm   Sequel to A Skeptic’s Luck, or STANDS ALONE. This

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Posted in Home, Page turner!, Set the scene, Writer Manna Clubhouse

Writing in my head

I’d like to say I write for hours every day. It’s mostly true, but the words might not be going into the Word document, or result in graphite particles on paper. That’s because I am writing, rewriting, and telling stories

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Write for yourself

A good reason to write is just to know what will happen next! Maybe you can’t wait to sit down and start tapping the keys because vivid characters, unexpected events, complicated plots, and powerful emotions are gonna FLOW. The sky

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Posted in Characters in 3-D, Getting started, Plot, Process

Can’t not write

An invented world that the writer creates could become available for the reader to dwell within for a short time. The first person to populate that world is no other than the writer her- or himself. It’s a compelling world,

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Desperate for a reader

Should you ask your friend to read your work? — You might be writing just for yourself. That’s good. Writing is such a highly entertaining activity, and you can become engrossed in your own story so that the time goes

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