Tag Archives: Muse

On the Road Again!

Where do you do your best brainstorming? In the shower? Mowing the lawn? How about driving? Cindy’s on a 2000 mile road trip to take her daughter back to college and will be by herself on the way home. Is … Continue reading

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Flash’s Guide to Using the Zero Draft

Are you a plotter or a pantser? In case you don’t know, those are the technical terms for writers who carefully outline their stories before they begin, and those who write by the seat of their pants. Around here, we’re … Continue reading

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Wonderful Wacky Words

Being a Professional Mews, my ears perk up whenever I hear a new word. Not long ago, I learned that defenestration means to throw a person or thing out the window. And this past weekend, I was able to learn … Continue reading

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Deadline Schmeadline!

Remember the Dreaded D-word I gave Cindy a while back? The one where she had to finish the last sixty pages of her book, get feedback from her critique partners, do the revisions, and send it to her agent by … Continue reading

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My Apologies

Drat! Drat! Double Drat! Is it Friday already? I could tell you I’ve been too busy practicing my secret powers to write a blog post this week. Or that I’ve been swamped with homework from my therapy cat lessons. But … Continue reading

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