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A new story up and the results of the retreat

| September 10, 2012

First off, since I promised I would share it as soon as I had information on the publication date, my short story, “Bringing Light to the World,” went up at Fickle Muses on Sunday! I wrote this story, which is a retelling of a Native American legend, about a year and a half ago. Unfortunately, […]

Goals for the weekend

| September 7, 2012

So my friend Folly, posted about her goals for the weekend writing retreat. And I just spent a couple of minutes figuring mine out, in the form of a ridiculously formatted and color-coded word document. But I realized that while the color-coded word document is pretty, it does nothing to actually keep me on target. […]

August recap

| September 4, 2012

By the numbers Stories out at the beginning of the month: 5 Acceptances received: 1 Rejections received: 2 Resubmissions: 2 New Submissions: 0 Stories out at the end of the month: 4 The August recap is a little bit late because I ended up busier than anticipated at work on Friday, and then sat around […]