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Weekend Writer: On Being Stuck by Laraine Herring Part Two – To Move through a Block

Hey all, Dani here. Greetings and Happy Sunday. I am so happy to be coming back to you all with another installment in my Weekend Writer series. It has actually been so lovely to dive deep into books on the craft of writing and creativity in general. I'm working ahead on some of these posts,… Continue reading Weekend Writer: On Being Stuck by Laraine Herring Part Two – To Move through a Block

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The Road So Far (4)

Hey all, Dani here. I’m on my fourth year of doing this annual post! You can check out my posts for 2016, 2017 and 2018 here. Today also happens to my Mousai Books’ Blogaversary. I posted my first blog post on this day back in 2016, which feels so long ago even though it was only… Continue reading The Road So Far (4)

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Weekly Wrap-Up (46)

Hey all, Dani here. We have already finished one whole week of the new year, which is impressive. I'd love to say that on a global scale that this was a wonderful week to start the new decade, but that would be a massive lie. Honestly between all the hate, violence, war, and natural disasters… Continue reading Weekly Wrap-Up (46)

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Weekend Writer: The War of Art by Steven Pressfield

Hey all, Dani here. A new year means a new focus on certain blog series that I let slide a bit at the end of the year, and a new focus on my own writing. I really loved doing my Weekend Writer posts last year, even though they took a lot of time and were… Continue reading Weekend Writer: The War of Art by Steven Pressfield

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December Wrap-Up and January TBR

Hey all, Dani here. Okay, before I can really focus on the new month/new year of reading, I first have to wrap up all of last month's reading and content. While I didn't generate as many posts as I would have liked, I can blame a lot of that on how work made me feel… Continue reading December Wrap-Up and January TBR

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End of the Year Plans

Hey all, Dani here. So, yeah, we have just over a month left in 2019. Somehow it feels like this year has gone by really fast--though, I realize that at times it felt like it was moving by so slowly. But with the end of the year approaching, there are still a lot of things… Continue reading End of the Year Plans

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Weekly Wrap-Up (38)

Hey all, Dani here. Well another week has come and gone, and I'm going to start by linking to some of my backlog posts that I have posted in the past few days. I'm almost caught up, so that's nice. NaNo Prep: Writing Resources Review: The Library of the Unwritten by A.J. Hackwith Review: The… Continue reading Weekly Wrap-Up (38)

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Weekend Writer: End of the One Day Novelist, or Introduction of No Plot? No Problem! by Chris Baty

Hey all, Dani here. Welcome to a special edition of Weekend Writer. Yes, you are getting a Weekend Writer post on both days of the weekend this time around. Why? Well, because this particular book fits best in two segments, and I feel that both segments are necessary to have at the early stages of… Continue reading Weekend Writer: End of the One Day Novelist, or Introduction of No Plot? No Problem! by Chris Baty

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October Wrap-Up and November Plans

Hey all, Dani here. I'm still working at getting some of my previously planned October posts written up and posted in the time slot they were originally scheduled. My to-do list was just piling up on me, and the extra stress was just making everything feel worse. But those posts are coming very soon. I'm… Continue reading October Wrap-Up and November Plans

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Weekend Writer: Reconnaissance, or Part One of The Art of War for Writers by James Scott Bell

Hey all, Dani here. Welcome back to Weekend Writer. Today I'm talking through the first section of my next writing craft read, which was chosen by you guys on Twitter (follow me @danielle.thamasa to keep up with the latest polls), and honestly I'm really happy this book was chosen. I flew through it pretty quickly… Continue reading Weekend Writer: Reconnaissance, or Part One of The Art of War for Writers by James Scott Bell