Do I Need a Writing Buddy? @robandtina1 #MondayBlogs #AmWriting #Writer

Today, one of my favourite Twitter writing friends, Rob Matthews, has taken over my blog. I hope you enjoy his guest post.  In her book, Better Than Before – Mastering The Habits Of Our Everyday Lives, Gretchen Rubin divides people into three groups based on how we respond to outer and inner expectations. Outer expectations […]

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What My Blogging Break Taught Me #Bloggers #Blogs

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This week I am taking a little break from book reviews. I am exhausted after reading a lot of great romance novels and if I am honest I don’t know how the serious book bloggers keep going. Reviewing books is exhausting, especially romance novels, which send your emotions into a tailspin. I am also missing […]

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Why I Am Taking A Blogging Break #Writer #lifeGoals #AmWriting

In true Blondewritemore tradition I read an AMAZING self-help book on a train, got very emotional (in the quiet class carriage), got off the train feeling like a changed woman and decided to take a break from blogging. You can’t get more random than this! The book I am blaming is this, The Untethered Soul […]

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How To Survive Writing The Unreliable Narrator #MondayBlogs #AmWriting #Writers

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Not all fictional narrators are trustworthy. Some have other plans about how a story should be told. These untrustworthy fictional souls use manipulations, omissions and mischief to try and misdirect their reader. Last year I wrote a draft with an unreliable narrator and I had so much literary fun. However, I came to realise that working […]

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9 Similarities Between Blogging & Relationships #Blogging #FemaleBloggerRT #lbloggers

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Here are some similarities between blogging and relationships: In a relationship there will be some special moments leaving you breathless and tingling; a surprise romantic dinner, a love note pinned to the fridge, hand holding in the cinema and a smouldering look across a busy bar. Once you have a blog you will also experience special […]

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New Roxy Collins Diary Entry: The Mistake #ASMSG #RomCom #ChickLit

Welcome to the Diary of Roxy Collins – The Serious Relationship Series. Every Thursday you can read Roxy’s latest diary entry. What has happened so far? Roxy, a thirty something, single mother, is currently pregnant with her fourth child to boyfriend, Marcus. She used to work for Marcus. After a drunken kiss over a photocopying machine […]

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How To Handle Recycled Characters #AmWriting #Writing

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You’re busy writing your draft romance novel. Things were going well…until you started getting a nagging thought; there is something very familiar about your new fictional character. You can’t put your finger on it. Why does it feel like you have met them before in another life? The hairs on your neck stand upright and […]

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How To Survive Writing The Story That Breaks You #AmWriting #Writer

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It started out as the most exhilarating story you had ever written. There was something magical about the premise and the mere thought of the plot made your pulse accelerate. Like a seductive mistress it pulled you into its literary arms and in a whisper told you about all the wonderful places it would whisk […]

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New Roxy Collins Diary Entry: Secret Texts & Angels #RomCom #ASMSG #Chicklit #Motherhood

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Welcome to the Diary of Roxy Collins – The Serious Relationship Series. Every Thursday you can read Roxy’s latest diary entry. What has happened so far? Roxy, a thirty something, single mother, is currently pregnant with her fourth child to boyfriend, Marcus. She used to work for Marcus. After a drunken kiss over a photocopying machine […]

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