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3 Lessons From a Master Storyteller

I still remember the first time I heard about The Anatomy of Story: 22 Steps to Becoming a Master Storyteller by John Truby. A friend and writing buddy recommended it and I decided to check it out and give it a try. It's taken me practice to truly grasp and properly apply the techniques Truby… Continue reading 3 Lessons From a Master Storyteller

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Author Spotlight + Giveaway: Erin Phillips

It is a truth universally acknowledged, that an aspiring author who interviews her writing heroes, must fangirl over said heroes. Inspiration often comes from unexpected places. Friendships more often than not do as well. But there are times when inspiration and friendship come together, and when that happens, it is even better. I first met… Continue reading Author Spotlight + Giveaway: Erin Phillips

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Author Spotlight & Giveaway: McKenzie Catron

It is a truth universally acknowledged, that an aspiring author who interviews her writing heroes, must fangirl over said heroes. One of my dreams as a young girl was to become a makeup artist (true story). I eventually traded that dream for another one, but the fascination of transforming someone's body through art remained with… Continue reading Author Spotlight & Giveaway: McKenzie Catron

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Author Spotlight + Giveaway: Victoria McCombs

It is a truth universally acknowledged, that an aspiring author who interviews her writing heroes, must fangirl over said heroes. Meet Victoria I have always loved discovering new books and authors, not just because of the incredible worlds they create, but also because of how amazing they are as people. When my teen daughter introduced… Continue reading Author Spotlight + Giveaway: Victoria McCombs

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Author Spotlight & Giveaway: Candice Pedraza Yamnitz

It is a truth universally acknowledged, that an aspiring author who interviews her writing heroes, must fangirl over said heroes.  Meet Candice It is mind boggling sometimes to think about how choices we make, which sometimes feel ordinary, set us on certain paths to meet amazing people and begin new friendships. Some months ago, through… Continue reading Author Spotlight & Giveaway: Candice Pedraza Yamnitz