Tag Archives: writing

Everything Old is New Again — Guest Lori Handeland plus Double Giveaway!

I’m a huge fan of Lori’s books, so I was thrilled when she agreed to be my guest. Lori is a NYTimes/USA Today bestseller/Multiple RITA winner. I’m celebrating her visit today with a giveaway–any two of Lori’s ebooks to one … Continue reading

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Thank You & a Fond Farewell

This is a day that has been long coming, but I’d been trying to put it off because I love Magical Musings and ALL of the people involved with it — each of my fellow writers and every one of … Continue reading

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Wouza! 2014 is just around the corner!

There are only a few days left in 2013, a year that started on a wild roller coaster that I’m still trying to find the eject button for. The thought of 2014 around the corner fills me with dread and…joy. … Continue reading

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Fiction writing…quality or quantity?

Kristine is the winner of my giveaway! Congrats, Kristine. If you’ll contact me (misty@readmistyevans.com) and tell me your preference for the giveaway, I’ll get the prize sent to you. Word of the Day (from my friend Michelle Miles’ Page-A-Day calendar): … Continue reading

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A Writing Plunge Into a New Genre (+ a Giveaway!)

Update: Congrats to Kristine on winning the Julia Quinn book! Please email me (marilynbrant AT gmail DOT com) with your snail mail address and I’ll send it out to you! I’ve always enjoyed reading historical romances. (And, c’mon, who here … Continue reading

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It’s that time of year again!

No I don’t mean Christmas or Thanksgiving, Black Friday, Easter or any number of the other days that are highlights in our world. This time is really only important if you are a writer – or an aspiring writer. Then … Continue reading

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C.J. Redwine Shares Her Defiance

Update: We have a winner!  This morning I drew a magic number from Random.org, and our lucky commenter Stacey Joy Netzel wins the signed copy of DEFIANCE.  Stacey, I’ll put you and C.J. in touch with each other so you … Continue reading

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What’s the Big Idea?

One of the major questions writers get asked all the time is “Where do you get your ideas?” Few of us actually know how to answer this…not that we don’t try. I’ve heard other authors reply with quips (“Oh, you know, … Continue reading

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For the Love of It

Like millions of others worldwide, I’ve been watching some of the Olympic competition. I’m inspired by the stories of these athletes who’ve trained so long and so hard to be the very best they can be.  I realize that some … Continue reading

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Fighting The War Against Distra…Hey, look! A white rabbit!

Today is the day. I have an entire book to edit, but if I get up early I can make a huge dent in it. So let’s open up the shades and get some light in here. Good, it’s raining … Continue reading

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