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Chantelle Griffin
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Chantelle Griffin
Chantelle Griffin

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Halfway in a Series
Every time I lift the pen to write my mind wanders. Oh what a journey it's been! From the first inkling of an idea to the decision to publish.  I was busy writing as the wind rattled outside. The old house creaked. While the moonlight shone through the wind...
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Deleting Words
The last couple of weeks I have been setting up a new laptop much to the cat's amusement. It's a cheap, easy to use replacement for the old secondhand one. That gave a warning before it was about to die. It didn't take long for the cat to work out that the ...
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Reaching for the End of a Story
It has been a nerve wrecking time. Taking stock of the big picture and re-arranging the important writing space. Over the last two weeks I have upgraded from the favourite armchair to a desk. I may yet haul my favourite armchair in here. The real reason for...
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Know Your Genre
Imagine you are making a mad dash because you are running late. You see an old friend who has heard you wrote a novel and wants to know more. You don’t have long and blurt out. ‘It’s a young adult fantasy series with dragons, wizards, and sorcery.’ Then wav...
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Another big thank you to Sam for letting me take over her blog this week 😊💫💫💫https://rivermoosebooks.wordpress.com/2017/05/04/guest-post-meeting-a-favorite-author-by-chantelle-griffin/
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Sam graciously let me on her blog this week. Thank you so much 😊💫💫💫https://rivermoosebooks.wordpress.com/2017/05/02/guest-post-awesome-book-reviewers-by-chantelle-griffin/
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When Can You Call it a Book?
If you have ever been through a long process you will
know what it’s like. In case you haven’t guessed this has been a major project.
From the first moment to all the changes along the way and the decisions that
had to be made. I am a writer first and forem...
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To Format or Not to Format?
It has been a busy few months making
last minute changes to a long overdue goal. After three years of sitting on a
third manuscript, finally all the slow tiny steps have begun to add up. Getting
this ready has been a saga in of itself, but for the moment I ...
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Getting Organised to Write
This year I thought I would try and get a bit more organised with writing. Below are a few templates to help sketch an outline and to keep track of important dates. My writing process leans toward ‘flying by the seat of your pants’. I do a bit of outlining ...
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Know Your Why as a Writer
The main question that can take a while to answer is the reason why you write. This involves thinking about which path you wish to go on. There is an abundance of information online about what you could do and the paths you can take. The issue is when an...
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