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NaNo–Day 4

Today I had an interesting writing session as I worked on my novel. I stopped to research names, I listened to Finlandia by Jean Sibelius, and I discovered that my characters have four tests to pass on their adventure. My word count is now 7951.

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Cooking Adventures

This week has been a cooking adventure. I made gumbo (a slightly different recipe than I normally use) and pralines on the same day. When I cut the green pepper, it was shaped like a miniature boat. For the very first time, I made stuffed flounder. I didn’t have to eat for the rest of …

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Looking for Alaska

It’s amazing that it is NaNo, and I am still finding time to read. I finished reading “Looking for Alaska” by John Green. His YouTube videos with his brother, Hank Green, got me hooked. So I decided to try John’s fiction. A few months ago I read the first couple of pages and decided to …

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