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Having Written Feels Better Than Anything

Dorothy Parker once said, “I hate writing, I love having written.” I don’t hate writing, but this week has certainly proven to me that having written feels better than (almost) anything. I completed the arguably final revisions to my thriller … Continue reading

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Page Envy

Last night, I attended the Boise Speculative Fiction Writers group.  This is a loosely organized group of approximately 20 members has been meeting once a month at an indie bookstore for several years.  We don’t have club officers or membership … Continue reading

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Edit Shmedit… Now I get it!

I’m finishing up the new new edit of the Fate manuscript, feeling very good about myself.  I like it.  It’s better.  Stronger.  I’ve added two new subplots, and some twists that (I think) are fun and more interesting.  I’ve rewritten … Continue reading

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Day one – and she’s off!

Welcome to my writing journal, which I call Sharon Joss Writes.  I’m a writer of contemporary myth-based fiction.  The purpose of my blog is to document my journey from unemployed author-wannabe to successful full-time writer.  Along the way, I’ll share … Continue reading

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