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Book Update: Lacking Motivation

It’s been a rough past few weeks for me. I wish I could have a more positive update for you, but that’s how life goes. It’s just a series of peaks and valleys and I’ve been stuck in a rift … Continue reading

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Flash Fiction Friday: Changeling

Changeling I know what you’ll say. That I was drunk. I was hallucinating the whole thing. But I swear I wasn’t. My bar isn’t the usual happy-go-lucky, celebratory kind of place where you’ll find Christmas trees, jack-o-lanterns, or candy hearts … Continue reading

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Flash Fiction Friday: Split Second

Split Second  I honestly thought the light was green. In a flash, my senses converged with the ear-piercing squeal of brakes, the crunch of metal, the crackling of shattered glass, and the wind on my face as I was thrown from the … Continue reading

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Flash Fiction Friday: The Gray-Eyed Boy

Happy weekend, everyone! Today I’m embarking on a new plan to post a short story every week and I’m calling it Flash Fiction Friday. Hopefully, I’ll have the discipline to keep it up. I have been working on some background … Continue reading

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What has Daelynn Quinn been up to?

So I’ve been taking a break from blogging over the past couple months. I just posted my first Author Spotlight of the new year yesterday, so go check it out. What else have I been up to? This month I … Continue reading

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My New Year’s Resolutions

Happy 2015! Now that that’s out of the way, let’s get down to business. I’m back. And I’m ready to rock. Last year I saw a similar lack of motivation during the season between Thanksgiving and New Year’s. It’s a … Continue reading

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Slow and Steady

Hey! Long time no see . . . er . . . write. So last month I failed miserably at NaNoWriMo, finishing at only about 15k words. To be honest, I pretty much gave up halfway through the month. I … Continue reading

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NaNoWriMo Update

How’s NaNoWriMo going for everybody? I’m sure you are all aware, but in the off-chance you don’t know, NaNoWriMo stands for National Novel Writing Month. The general goal of those participating is to write a novel (or 50k words) in … Continue reading

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A Good Cliffhanger Vs. An Incomplete Story

Some readers love them. Some readers despise them. But I think we can all agree they make us want to read more. The primary reason some hate these little gems is that they have to wait a year for the … Continue reading

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What I am up to . . .

Hey there! Sorry to go all MIA on you all again. But life happens. After all, writing is my second job, parenting being my number one priority. So what have I been up to, you ask? Well, I have been … Continue reading

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