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Shower Ideas: Waterproof Notes

This is really smart: AquaNotes sells a waterproof notepad ($7), specifically for the great ideas you come up with while showering. No more forgetting that life-changing invention that hit you while shampooing!

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Would this be better as a Wordle?

Good morning Lance, it’s a foggy day!It’s brisky and  misty, and I think that’s okay.But weather that really makes me go “woo!”is when it finally will reach seventy-two. While most folks resolved to do more dieting,the Middle East seems intent … Continue reading

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Day… blargh.

Ok, no Wordle, as I expect no one really likes those other than me, but here is some real dialogue that you just can’t make up:

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Day nine!

Please ignore the spelling errors. 

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Simon Haynes’s NaNoWriMo advice

This Haynes guy is a writer who has also created some (free!) software. He has a pretty informative website.  Here is his NaNoWriMo advice. I like the idea of giving myself a carrot of some sort to work toward. Maybe … Continue reading

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Day. Eight.

Our good-intentioned officer is caught in a bind. Our lady, less so:

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Day seven. Roughly 2000 words behind.

This is when spelling beings to go to shit. The plot is still holding though.

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Day 6.

Tonight I had too much coffee, but I got 1707 words written (to finish on time I should be averaging 1667 words a day).

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Day Five of NaNoWriMo

Hey guys! I’m famous! Well, I’m quoted in an article about NaNoWriMo in Ace Weekly (which was up earlier and is gone). Today’s writing includes a guessing game for our lead, who now has a name (can you see it?):Updated: … Continue reading

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Novel day 4

I know it’s a little early for this, but:

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Day Three

I left my computer at work, so here is a link to today’s Wordle: http://www.wordle.net/show/wrdl/2672361/day_3 This story is making my hungry today. Also, I need a name for my female lead. Up to this point, she’s only known as “she” … Continue reading

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Day Two of NaNoWriMo

I feel like I’m starting to get to know a bit more about my characters. One of them really likes baked goods.

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NaNoWriMo

I’m taking part in my second National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo), and this year I hope to finish. Everyday I will post a Wordle of that day’s effort. Hopefully they will all exceed the 150 word limit. Here is Day … Continue reading

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"Damn" and "Very"

I take the same stance on the word “very” that my favorite English professor did. I was fortunate to have Dr. Thomas A. Werge for my CORE class, which was (rather unfortunately) required of every Arts & Letters student. While … Continue reading

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One of the poems from 2003

“Found Apology” Plaid not draw to scale I am deeply sorry if my actions have offended you in any way. I realize now passing notes is childish. I take the blame for Joe and my actions because I was the … Continue reading

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