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Turning Points: Guest Post by Leigh Fallon (+Giveaway)

This guest post is part of the Turning Points blog series here on distraction no. 99—in which I asked authors the question: What was your turning point as a writer? Here is YA author Leigh Fallon revealing hers… Guest post by Leigh Fallon I haven’t been writing all that long. The first “real” thing I ever wrote … Continue reading

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Turning Points: How I Tricked Myself into Writing Fantasy by Rebecca Barnhouse (+Giveaway)

This guest post is part of the Turning Points blog series here on distraction no. 99—in which I asked authors the question: What was your turning point as a writer? Here is author Rebecca Barnhouse revealing hers… Guest post by Rebecca Barnhouse This is me at fourteen, skinny legs splayed Gollum-like on the living room floor as I … Continue reading

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Turning Points: Guest Post by Tara Kelly

This guest post is part of the Turning Points blog series here on distraction no. 99—in which I asked authors the question: What was your turning point as a writer? Here is YA author Tara Kelly revealing hers… Guest post by Tara Kelly I’ve been writing stories since I can remember. I was a head-in-the-clouds child, always living … Continue reading

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Turning Points: Guest Post by Beth Revis

This guest post is part of the Turning Points blog series here on distraction no. 99—in which I asked authors the question: What was your turning point as a writer? Here is YA author Beth Revis revealing hers… Guest post by Beth Revis I think I’ve had two turning points in my life concerning writing. The first happened … Continue reading

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Turning Points: Guest Post by T. Michael Martin

This guest post is part of the Turning Points blog series here on distraction no. 99—in which I asked authors the question: What was your turning point as a writer? Here is upcoming debut YA author T. Michael Martin revealing his… Guest post by T. Michael Martin This poor Capitol Tour Guide, I am petrifying her. Because—there is … Continue reading

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The Experiment, the YA Panel, the Failure, the New Cover, and the Attempt at Making Some Goals

My writing productivity experiment is delayed—I just have too much freelance work to complete in the next few days, so I can’t count these as normal writing days. Maybe I’m procrastinating because I’m scared, or I expect to fail, or I don’t want to push myself too hard. Who knows. Friday night, I was part … Continue reading

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Turning Points: Turning the Page by Joëlle Anthony (+Giveaway)

This guest post is part of the Turning Points blog series here on distraction no. 99—in which I asked authors the question: What was your turning point as a writer? Here is YA author Joëlle Anthony revealing hers… Guest post by Joëlle Anthony I’ve had so many turning points in my writing life that I think I might … Continue reading