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5 days of tips to developing character with dialogue: or dialogue to the nth power

You all are in for a treat this week. And I mean it. I’ve loaded up a full 5 days of authors talking about dialogue and character. If you are a writer struggling with dialogue (and who doesn’t) you’ll get

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Writer Wednesday: that junk in your trunk is Steampunk @goblinWriter

Prelude Ramble by thea Sometimes you find someone on Twitter that a the most intriguing handle (@goblinwriter) (mine is the very boring @theaatkinson) , and then you discover they have mentioned you on their blog, and THEN you realize they

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Thea’s 3 Mashup. :It’s all about me, baby @guineapig66 @booksandpals @siblehodge

June 17, 2011 First of all, I woke up in a frenzy this morning. Had a heap of things to do before I had to run off to work and do all those Friday errands that have spilled over from

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Do your sex scenes sizzle or fall flat? @bethanyhalle @gpwriter #mywana

Writer Wednesday Exercise Sex scenes are tough. How hot is too hot? Just exactly what DO you call the necessary bits of anatomy? What if the writing just falls…limp? Finding the right balance between steamy and corny is my greatest

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Thea’s 3 Mashup. :Take advice from Kristen Lamb and get er done

June 10, 2011 In honor of finishing Kristen Lamb’s book We are Not Alone I’m using her as a theme for my mashup this week. If you haven’t visited her blog and you are a writer trying to find ways

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Thea’s Three Mashup on reading #amblogging

Thea’s Three Mashup May 20, 2011 This week is all about reading and reader reaction. 1. Mariyta’s Musings: Why She’ll only buy indie authors 2. Big Al’s Books and Pals is a review site. (Big Al gave Anomaly 5 stars)

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