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Project Juggling

Howdy ya’ll! So, I never wrote an introduction blog post telling you a little about myself. Honestly… if you want to know anything about me there’s a page for that. I want my blog to focus on my writing projects, advice, […]

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Peak, Peek, Pique – What’s The Difference?

English is amazing! It is confusing. It is aggravating. It is ever changing and allows for sentences like: All the faith he had had had had no effect on the outcome of his life. This post is about something I […]

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Homophones, Homonyms, and Homographs

Hello everyone and welcome to my brief, (and hopefully not confusing) post about the difference between homophone, homonyms, and homographs. Now, to understand homophone, homonyms, and homographs I’m going to break down each word, explain what each words means, and give you […]

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How Not to Teach Outlining

Today I’m going to share an experience I had in grade three that affected my writing life. The way this teacher approached outlining a story isn’t how someone who wants to instill the love of learning should have taught outlining […]

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Finding Writing-Life Balance

Like any healthy relationship there is going to be a give and a take but sometimes it is hard to see that one partner in that relationship is always taking and you are always giving. When I was working on […]

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Creating Playlists for Your Writing

What does Tibetan throat singing, EDM, and Scottish music have in common? Absolutely nothing… unless you consider that they are all music. Normally, when someone listens to a playlist there is a kind of flow or cohesion between the tracks. […]

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We All Have A Story

When I’m asked how I could write a book I’m usually confused by the question. For me writing a book was a natural progression from just playing around with the thoughts in my head, but I understand that not all […]

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The Boreal Herbal – By: Beverley Gray

One thing writing has taught me is that you must read a lot and continuously be willing to learn. That is the reason I bought this book. It has become one of my top resources when it comes to writing about […]

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Celts by Martin J. Dougherty

  When I was in the development of creating my world – Gaitan – I knew that I wanted the world to be full of diverse cultures. The problem I had was I didn’t know much about the history behind cultures, […]

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