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I submitted my manuscript!!

…now for the long wait while the overwhelmed publisher gets to me in the queue. Unless I’m the next JK of course. Anyway, back to being serious. I knew I was doing the last tidying of my MS for a real deadline, so I purposely (and painfully) stopped reading for a month – outside of… Continue reading I submitted my manuscript!!

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Updates for 2017 Reading Challenge

Back in February I shared my 2017 Reading Challenge choices, and I bet you’re wondering how I’m going!! Well…I’ve finished four of them, and started two more – 15% done for 25% of the year. Not great. It’s not that I’m not reading (I’m actually reading way too much) it’s that other books keep getting… Continue reading Updates for 2017 Reading Challenge