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Goals: week of 1/18

So, it’s Monday and a new week. My history list is taking longer than expected, so we’re still muddling through that. Still, I’ve got a lot of wins this week, so we’ll just keep on muddling through. 😀 Progress on

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Goals for Week of January 11

So, I realize I’m posting this a day late. I opted for an unplug day on Sunday with no work/school/writing/grading/computer. So, that was nice, and then I got sick yesterday and basically slept all day after I taught. And I joined the

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Storytime Blog Hop

Calling All Authors-Open Invitation Jan 2016 Participation in Story Time Blog Hop Check out the 1st Story Time Blog Hop founded by students of Holly Lisle’s How To Think Sideways: Career Survival School class in 2015. The first blog hop of 2016 is scheduled for

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IWSG: New Year, New Momentum

Powered by Linky Tools Click here to enter your link and view this Linky Tools list… I’ve been struggling a lot with how to balance my fiction goals with school and teaching. As far as school I’m really concerned about finishing my

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Goals for Week of January 4

I’ve been struggling with achieving my goals lately, so I’m working on making them public and holding myself accountable. My Mel Corbett Fiction goals this week: • Write this blog post • IWSG blog post. • Edit “Grandmother’s Ring” •

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Marissa Meyer’s Winter

I finally finished reading Marissa Meyer’s Winter the other day, the fourth book (or fifth if you count the Levana book?) in the Lunar Chronicles, Meyer’s sci-fi story-tale retellings. I have to say, I am totally satisfied. Ms. Meyer did

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Free Fiction: In Our Skies: A Story of the Alien Invasion

What would you do in an alien takeover? For years, Ken’s fellow airline pilots whispered stories of strange things in the skies when no one else was listening. He never believed their stories. He never thought aliens might be real.

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Insecure Writer’s Support Group: Without focus

Powered by Linky Tools Click here to enter your link and view this Linky Tools list… So, I’m not really sure what to share this week (and since I didn’t finish this post yesterday, I’m a little late today). It’s not as

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(Very Slowly) Reading Winter

I’m super excited that Marissa Meyer’s Winter‘s* finally on my kindle.  It’s the fourth book in the Lunar Chronicles* and I devoured the other three, but sadly, I haven’t really been reading it a lot. 🙁 I’ve been dedicating a lot

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Running and Other Things

So… I do triathlons and things like that, but I haven’t been training lately. Not really. So, I did the  Beat the Blerch half marathon on Saturday because I registered for it in April. For those of you that don’t know,

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