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The Birth of an Author

The Birth of an Author             Before I found a love of writing, my views on the subject were very narrow. I believed that writers were amazingly gifted people and that most authors were scholarly adults. I never thought a child or a teenager like myself could ever write a book, but that was until… Continue reading The Birth of an Author

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A Christmas Gift Guide For Fantasy Writers

I intended this post to be for writers who know other writers. I wanted to give ideas on Christmas presents that other writers can get for fantasy writers. Hopefully some of these ideas will fit your writing friends.  Fill a mason quart jar with tiny rolls or folded slips of paper. Each paper should have… Continue reading A Christmas Gift Guide For Fantasy Writers

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Recent Arts ~ #2 Creativity Countdown Challenge

As I said, I would be drawing from my own head (hey, that rhymes!) My week of doodles and random art attacks....... This one is a demo drawing for a comic book story idea. I like how the kitty turned out. And that's all. I haven' drawn much these few weeks. I want to change… Continue reading Recent Arts ~ #2 Creativity Countdown Challenge

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Countdown To Creativity~ 3 Month Challenge

1....2.....3......Go! It is time for more creativity. (at least for me anyways) I am now going to force myself to draw from my own head instead of looking at pictures or doing tutorials. I am going to come up with my own ideas for drawings, paintings,  and doodles for 3 months. I will show you… Continue reading Countdown To Creativity~ 3 Month Challenge

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Random Art Projects ~Under Construction

My room is full of art projects that are finished or in the process of being finished.Here are a few of my  art projects that are done or under construction:A watercolor label I am designing for a local restaurant:A watercolor painting of a character from my novel:My sister got bake-able clay with birthday money and… Continue reading Random Art Projects ~Under Construction