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TriWriMo: Starting a Writing group at Trinity University

Spurred on by November writing challenges like NaNoWriMo, DigiWriMo, and particularly Academic Writing Month (#AcWriMo), I sent out an email to our campus community asking if anyone wanted to join me in a November writing challenge.  Within a few hours I had two … Continue reading

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November: Not just for Novels Anymore

National Novel Writing Month began as an agreement between 20 people in the San Francisco area in 1999.  They each promised to produce a novel-length work within a month.  Since these beginnings, NaNoWiMo has grown into an annual international writing … Continue reading

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Top 10 Ursula K. Le Guin Quotes on Reading and Writing

Writing is my craft. I honour it deeply. To have a craft, to be able to work at it, is to be honoured by it. The unread story is not a story; it is little black marks on wood pulp. … Continue reading

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Neil Gaiman’s 8 Rules of Writing

Brain Pickings posted Neil Gaiman’s Rules of Writing today.  This is the key point for me. Remember that, sooner or later, before it ever reaches perfection, you will have to let it go and move on and start to write … Continue reading

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