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Cheney Giordano
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“There was also no specific requirement to talk about craft. And yet writers—being writers—offered a generous bounty of practical writing advice. They shared exercises. They discussed principles of revision. Some presented ways to beat procrastination, or fight back against writing-desk ennui. And a great many shared their thoughts on the most crucial craft question of all:

Why does some writing feel dead on the page, while other words thrum with life?“
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Something Unfortunately True
The truth is, I haven't been writing. For the last week I have felt completely paralyzed every time I open up a text editor, and I haven't been able to create anything worth sharing. It shocks me, still, how much it hurts when I can't write. Okay, okay. I s...
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My first piece for the Friday Fright Write Challenge - don't you want to write about the worst thing you can imagine happening to you?

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I created a G+ community for a new horror writing challenge I came up with today. Because why? Because I need a good weekly horror writing challenge, that's why!

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Friday Fright Write (Horror Writing Challenge)
Weekly Writing Prompts for Horror Writers
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Raise your hand if you would be interested in participating in a horror themed writing challenge.

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If you have any tweeking ideas on my header... would love to hear (although it means I now have to change ALL my social media shit across the board #damnthatbranding  
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Hey everyone I know, my friend +Marie Nicole is trying to embrace the wonder that is G+. She is a great #writer  and is participating in #NaNoWriMo  and is a member of #studio30plus

Please help make her feel welcome!

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i. can't. write. anything. today. am a blank sheet. am a fucking. disaster. fuck.
(can we swear here?)
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You have 14 hours left to link up with the first Friday Fright Write challenge!

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There are 2.5 days left to link up with the first Friday Fright Write Challenge!  Please join us with your best horror writing!

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Waterford, CT

I am a 31 year old single mom and writer living on the Connecticut shore. My daughter Elise is seven, and together we sometimes give people the impression that we have no idea what is going on. (We're having a really good time over here.)

You should follow me on Twitter and read my blog. 

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