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Nov.01.2010 - 9:18 am
I started NaNoWriMo 2010 with 2306 words today! I'm always strong out of the gate, but that's my best lead ever. To keep it up for 29 more days, I've decided to use what just...
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Sep.13.2010 - 9:18 am
The man I  respect, admire, and love smiled at us although nearly exhausted with the effort of breathing. Inside a house bursting with people, he summoned his final ounces of...
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May.24.2010 - 8:56 am
This morning, I woke up with a horrendous case of Writer's Block. You know the kind: written yourself into a corner, can't get out, will never get out, there goes the whole book…...
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May.13.2010 - 9:13 am
My friend Jacob is an amazing cook. He once told me that his secret is his sauce reductions. He'll take all kinds of delicious ingredients and then simmer them for hours to...
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Comments from Tad

May.06.2011 - 10:06 am
In response to: Celebrating Lady Spring with Flip Flops, White Wine and Strawberries
Very nice description! It's such a great sensory explosion that I'm right inside of it. Thanks for that!
Apr.30.2011 - 2:38 pm
In response to: Last Breath
In my dream, the pipes were playing. In my dream, I lost a friend. Come down Gabriel, blow your horn. 'Cause someday we...
Oct.31.2010 - 11:18 am
In response to: NaNo Prep
Great post! For me, the whole magic of NaNo is challenging myself to let characters do things I would never have...
Aug.02.2010 - 8:34 am
In response to: My Earliest Memory
Very nice! Your vignette is rich with sensory details, complex emotions, and character interactions. It is a very...
Jul.01.2010 - 6:28 am
In response to: Distractions...
... and never, under any circumstances, go to Red Room or Facebook during your writing time... =;P