Happy Anniversary! | What I’ve Learned In My First Year Of Blogging

This past week officially marked one who year since I launched my blog! It’s taken me some time to truly get into the swing of things, but I think I can say I’m starting to find my footing in the blogosphere. To celebrate, I’m sharing a handful of things I’ve picked up in this first […]

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Murder She Wrote | My First Stab At Writing A Murder Mystery Dinner

On November 30, 2019, Thames River Community Service hosted its first-ever Murder Mystery Dinner fundraiser. Thames River Community Service/Thames River Family Program is situated in southeastern Connecticut and is designed to offer assistance for parenting youth (young adults ages 18-24), including working towards stable housing, GED programs, and childcare. Residents of the program have often […]

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The Cutting Room Floor Philosophy | How Book-to-Film Adaptions Can Help You Edit Your Novel

Before we get started, let me warn you this is a spoiler-heavy post discussing the following adaptions (in no particular order): Twilight Catching Fire Divergent My Sister’s Keeper It Pride and Prejudice (1995) Poldark In a previous post discussing Overwriters and Underwriters, I touched briefly on the removal of extraneous scenes in the editing process. […]

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Behind The Scenes Of Publishing | A Collaborative Post

With the holiday season quickly approaching and being shoved in our faces anytime we go into a store or turn on certain radio stations after November 1, so too comes the image of the family dinner table. The stress of establishing what you’re doing for the holidays and trying to make sure everyone is all […]

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Calling All Detectives!

Dear readers, This special midweek post is one of particular interest: an invitation to a night of intrigue and fun. Thames River Community Service/Thames River Family Program will be hosting its first-ever Murder Mystery Dinner on November 30, 2019! Why do I bring this up? This event is based on a storyline created by yours […]

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