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The Waiting Game

Hi, lovelies! While I wait for my first beta reader to finish my manuscript, I’ve been trying to be productive. It’s funny – without the pressure of “finishing” the novel, I feel so much more enthusiasm to dive back into it. The hardest part is done! Or, at least, that…

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First Draft: Complete!

Happy June 2nd, folks. I am so thrilled to report that I have finally finished the first draft of The Cliffs. Yes, it took me longer than I had hoped, but I can officially say that in under a year I have written a 91,600 word (!!!) manuscript that I am not entirely…

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First you will come to the Sirens.

“First you will come to the Sirens who enchant all who come near them. If any one unwarily draws in too close and hears the singing of the Sirens, his wife and children will never welcome him home again, for they sit in a green field and warble him to…

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