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the biology of self-defeating thoughts

Here’s an epiphany I had last night that definitely turns me into a scientist or something: When I won the Valerie Parv Award last July, part of my prize was a critique from a senior Harlequin editor in New York, … Continue reading

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the witching hour

the most vivid memory I have of childhood terror was one evening when I suddenly knew witches were real. It’s almost frustrating to have something so ridiculous as my benchmark for terror, but also in a way perfect. I remember … Continue reading

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I’ve found a couple of essays online that have really inspired me about writing and perseverance when sometimes those things seem ridiculously hard. The one I love most is Erica Ridley‘s Pep Talk to Aspiring Authors. She has the most … Continue reading

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