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Weekend Writer: Back To Basics (and Prompts)

Hey all, Sam here. Okay, let's try this again. I had ideas and plans for getting back into writing and getting back into blogging, and feeling like the old me again. But not even two weeks into the new year and my father-in-law was in the ICU and it wasn't looking good, and then a… Continue reading Weekend Writer: Back To Basics (and Prompts)

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Welcome to the Free State of Geek!

Hey all, Sam here. Sorry for the silence the past couple weeks. Had some conversations that led to sort of a depressive funk. Coming out of that was a little bit of a process, but it led to the realization that it was time to formalize some changes that we had been planning on for… Continue reading Welcome to the Free State of Geek!

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Goals for 2023

Hey all, Sam here. Okay, so I guess today is going to be sort of a shorter post compared to my last ones. But I think it's important to take some time to at least have a rough plan or idea for the year ahead, so I'm going to do that now. Reading For reading,… Continue reading Goals for 2023

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Weekend Writer: Tools and Prompts

Hey all, Sam here. Here we are at the first official Weekend Writer post! Oh boy, I am both excited and very nervous about this. I've been wanting to get back to writing, and I thought I was starting to get my creative drive back a few months ago, but then some stuff happened and… Continue reading Weekend Writer: Tools and Prompts

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I’m Bringing Weekend Writer Back

Hey all, Sam here. I said I had more announcements to make, and here I am with another one...I'm bringing my Weekend writer series back! Well....with some adjustments. When I started Weekend Writer, I was just taking books on the craft of writing and breaking them down into sections, and diving deep into one section… Continue reading I’m Bringing Weekend Writer Back

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Goals for 2021

Hey all, Dani here. Wow, hello everyone. Look at this...two days into the new year and this is my second blog post. That feels pretty good since I wasn't blogging much at the end of last year. And if I manage to get my posts prepped up, I should have a post up every day… Continue reading Goals for 2021

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Weekly Wrap-Up (65)

Hey all, Dani here. I'm actually pretty excited today. My friends at Colorworld Books have been doing these cool online convention experiences with panels featuring voice actors, and you can also buy 1-on-1 video chats and signed metal art prints from the actors, and today features Cherami Leigh, Brittney Karbowski, and David Wald, three voice… Continue reading Weekly Wrap-Up (65)

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Weekend Writer: Steering the Craft by Ursula K. Le Guin — Part One

Hey all, Dani here. Happy Easter everyone! We're having a pretty chill day here in our nerd home. I got a small ham, and I'm going to make up some mashed potatoes, mixed veggies, and dinner rolls, which should be pretty good, and then I think we're going to play some board games for a… Continue reading Weekend Writer: Steering the Craft by Ursula K. Le Guin — Part One

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Weekly Wrap-Up (59)

Hey all, Dani here. So...I got all of two hours of sleep Sunday night so I ended up using a personal day from work on Monday. But I got a lot of stuff done around the house while Damian was at work, so I guess it was still a productive day overall. And then yesterday… Continue reading Weekly Wrap-Up (59)

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Weekend Writer: March Progress

Hey all, Dani here. As we all know, the world really went bonkers in March, so as is probably expected, I did not get like any writing accomplished. Or, at least, I didn't get any writing done on my novel. Because I was sitting there thinking about it a couple days ago, and just because… Continue reading Weekend Writer: March Progress