NaNoWriMo… #amwriting

So, I’ve decided to take part in NaNoWriMo, super informally. One of those people who don’t even intend to write a novel, but want to be motivated to write every day. I see some people who write in short format consider it […]

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And I Know I’m at Least a Little Awesome…

The questions caught me off-guard. Got me thinking about what I meant when I said I was whole…

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This Moment

A pileated woodpecker makes his presence known, chortling over the carriage house. Like a cat, I follow the languorous patch of sunlight. This is the moment I’m living. Are you living your moment?

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In the Middle, Words and Life

My words, like my life, are somewhere in a vast middle. Where do I go from here?

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Burning Words

Words… So many words. Heavy. Laden with the weight of… me… What could I do with them?

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Pen to Paper

Pen to paper. Or pencil to paper. Or fingers to keyboard. That’s the important thing, right? At least that’s what she said. And she should know. She teaches this stuff…

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A Porch, an Oriole, and a Comment… Yes, I AM a Writer

Who knew that taking to Facebook to share my pleasure over a surprise visit by an oriole would lead to one of those compliments a writer loves.

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Welcome to… Me?

It’s like a new, blank notebook. Putting together MelindaVanRy.com. It’s been an interesting year so far. Writing-wise. Well… can’t say that there haven’t been interesting things going on in the rest of my life. But this one is almost all positive…

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