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Pacing Lessons from Hollywood

| October 30, 2011

The hubbie is off at World Fantasy Con, which means I’ve learned a couple of things. 1) Cats do not like it when you try to stick stuff in their mouth. 2) It’s hard to cook for one person. 3) Movies are great for learning how to structure the pacing a novel. I say this […]

Reading Notes: HP7

| February 22, 2011

So I’m WAY behind on the whole Harry Potter craze, because I patently refused to read them when they came out, mainly because they were so popular. Yes, I have been known to be rather contrary. 🙂 But now I’m reading Deathly Hallows, and I’m almost to the point where I’ll be able to say […]