Monthly Archives: June 2017

Diving Into Edit

Finally reached the end of adding new chapters to the rough draft of Living in Interesting Times and dove head first into editing and rewriting. Part ways through first pass on editing and am finding lots of things to rework … Continue reading

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Writers Are Readers…

… and inexpensive books means more to love. I’ll just drop this here…. Annual Gigantic Summer Book Sale at the Westport Library Catherine Kane 6/29/17 For more information on Catherine’s books, “Adventures in Palmistry”, “The Practical Empath – Surviving and … Continue reading

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Final Call! To the Renaissance Again! Last Weekend!

Once more into the breach! For one more weekend, the psychics  of Foresight return to the worlds of swords and sorcery. This is the last weekend at the Midsummer Fantasy Renaissance Faire running from 11:00 – 6:30 (July 1and 2) at Warsaw Park at … Continue reading

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Silent Reading Party

Want to plan a silent reading party? Here’s how… Host a Silent Reading Party in 7 Easy Steps Catherine 6/27/17 For more information on Catherine’s books, “Adventures in Palmistry”, “The Practical Empath – Surviving and Thriving as a Psychic Empath”, … Continue reading

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Secret History, per Thackeray (Inspiration)

“If a secret history of books could be written, and the author’s private thoughts and meanings noted down alongside of his story, how many insipid volumes would become interesting, and dull tales excite the reader!” William Makepeace Thackeray Catherine Kane … Continue reading

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Almost to Edit

The latest book keeps expanding. Two more chapters roughed out, but the need for one more has emerged. Homes for the two topics noted in last week’s post have been found. Index to work on, And the rough draft for … Continue reading

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Online Writing Groups- Sometimes Size Matters

In the last post on this topic (Online Writing Groups- Know What You Want) , we talked about figuring out what you want to get out of an online writing group. Next it’s good to think about how big a group … Continue reading

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To the Renaissance Again! Second Weekend! (Time Sensitive)

This weekend, the psychics  of Foresight return to the worlds of swords and sorcery. This is the second of three weekends at the Midsummer Fantasy Renaissance Faire from 11:00 – 6:30 (June 17, 18, 25, 26, and July 1and 2) at … Continue reading

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Jane Austen Gets Feedback

…so what if Jane Austen attended a writer’s workshop and got feedback like the rest of us? Well… If Jane Austen Got Feedback From Some Guy In A Writing Workshop Catherine Kane 6/20/17 For more information on Catherine’s books, “Adventures … Continue reading

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Christie, per Hannah (Inspiration)

“Try as I might, Agatha Christie is unique. The actual writing style can’t be exactly the same, so instead of trying to replicate it exactly, the way I got around it was by inventing a new narrator.” Sophie Hannah Catherine … Continue reading

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