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NaNoWriMo Planning? How much?

October 25, 2010
NaNoWriMo Planning?  How much?

NaNoWriMo is coming. If you are in the writing community at all it is pretty hard to miss that fact.  I know lots of authors and want-to-be-authors are scrambling to clear their schedules for all of November.  Trying to figure out how to bake a turkey while never leaving their keyboard, making sure that that your word count does […]

October 21 Daily Writing Prompt

During the month of October in an effort to help you wonderful people spark some NaNoWriMo ideas, the rum swilling sea monkey’s  here at Pirate’s Cove will be providing you with a daily writing prompt. If the idea sparks something for you,  just drop us a line so we can let people know about it.  Leave a …Read the Rest

October 20 Daily writing prompt

During the month of October in an effort to help you wonderful people spark some NaNoWriMo ideas, the rum swilling sea monkey’s  here at Pirate’s Cove will be providing you with a daily writing prompt. If the idea sparks something for you,  just drop us a line so we can let people know about it.  Leave a …Read the Rest

October 19 Daily Writing Prompt

During the month of October in an effort to help you wonderful people spark some NaNoWriMo ideas, the rum swilling sea monkey’s  here at Pirate’s Cove will be providing you with a daily writing prompt. If the idea sparks something for you,  just drop us a line so we can let people know about it.  Leave a …Read the Rest

October 13 Daily Writing Prompt

During the month of October in an effort to help you wonderful people spark some NaNoWriMo ideas, the scurvy dogs here at Pirate’s Cove will be providing you with a daily writing prompt. If the idea sparks something for you,  just drop us a line so we can let people know about it.  Leave a comment, call the […]

October 12th Daily Writing prompt

During the month of October in an effort to help you wonderful people spark some NaNoWriMo ideas, the scurvy dogs here at Pirate’s Cove will be providing you with a daily writing prompt. If the idea sparks something for you,  just drop us a line so we can let people know about it.  Leave a comment, call the […]

Getting Ready for NaNoWriMo

October 3, 2010
Getting Ready for NaNoWriMo

As you may have heard, the team here at Flying Island Press are all going to be attempting NaNoWriMo this …Read the Rest

Blio e-Reader

September 29, 2010
Blio e-Reader

Blio, a new reader from Ray Kurtzweil, is something I had been looking forward to. It was released today, and unfortunately isn’t ready for prime time.

Getting to Know Your Character

One of the most important parts of a story is you main character, without whom the story is just a nice detailed description about something happening. That is not to say that you can’t write a story that has no main characters, but that is a whole other post. Just like in life, if you […]

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