I finally have toner, but no paper.  And no ambition to do any writing.  With it getting darker earlier I’m wanting to do nothing but curl up under my blankets and watch tv or sleep.  My motivation to write or do anything is gone.  For the moment.  Instead of giving in to my laziness, I’m
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The conference is only a few weeks away! Are you ready? Have you gotten the handouts and started the home work yet? Me neither. I haven’t gotten very far on my companion site either. I did accomplish one small feat…I ordered toner so I’ll be able to print soon. This will be a great help
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Only a few more weeks until the Conference. I’ve been reading through all of the handouts and trying to get started on the homework early so I can concentrate on reading all of the posts and soaking up as much information as my brain can stand. As usual I signed up for way too many
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Well I have a grand plan, but not sure if I will have the time to complete it. I am working on a companion site for the Muse Conference. If I get it up and going it will have lots of links and bits of information to help out newcomers and oldtimers who attend the
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I finally have a to-do list and I think it’s almost longer than the one I lost. But I have direction and goals now, so I should be able to get something accomplished. (Hey, you can quit laughing now. I occasionally accomplish stuff.) The first thing on my list is to continue editing A Touch
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I’m back after a very long break. During my break I discovered something that I can not live without. My To Do list. I am very much a “Mood” writer. I go through periods where I can come up with a million ideas, but not be focused enough to actually write (Idea Mood). Then other
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Well it’s that time of the month again. No not that time of the month. Rather the time that I take to make another entry in my poorly neglected blog. It’s been another year and another Valentines day where not one of my main characters sent me flowers. I am completely unappreciated. Okay so maybe
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I have done an excellent job of not getting much of anything accomplished, yet. Okay that’s not exactly correct. I signed up with Forward Motion and am participating in a workshop by Margaret Fisk. It’s all about using an outline to help with editing. And when it comes to editing, I need all the help
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It’s a new year and new chance to start over if you fell off the writing bandwagon in 2007. I’m starting off the new year in a new city with a new job, which will leave me more time to write. Not only because I only work Monday through Friday at reasonable hours, but also
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The Muse Online Writers Conference is getting a jumpstart already and I’ve found my first gem as I was reading the presenters intros. Cheryl Wright has an excellent article on motivation so check it out. http://www.writer2writer.com/motivation.htm