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The Journey: Writing Inspiration

The Journey: Writing Inspiration As winter gives way to spring, I am reminded of what inspires me most: nice weather. To me, there is nothing better for writing inspiration than a good dose of sunshine, just as sunshine is good for your health. As the world comes back to life, so does my writing inspiration.

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The Journey: Writing Talent

I’ve thought a fairly long time about writing something like this before finally diving in now. Really, it’s about writing talent: knowing you have it, utilizing it, and having it fostered. My favourite online writing has always been personal pieces by authors about their writing journeys. Laura Dower’s brief and somewhat inconsistent blog about her… Read More The Journey: Writing Talent

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HarperCollins Reviews “Silence is Deadly”

** SPOILER ALERT: This HarperCollins review contains spoilers for the short story “Silence is Deadly.” Please Note: The interpretation portrayed in this review is just one interpretation. The events described in this review did not necessarily happen as assumed. HarperCollins Editor (December 6, 2011): “Silence is Deadly” was a powerful piece of work that was at times,… Read More HarperCollins Reviews “Silence is Deadly”

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YALLFest 2015

So, last weekend I hopped a flight (well, two) to Charleston, South Carolina for YALLFest 2015. It was a long way for this Ontario native to go for books, and it was so worth it. YALLCrawl I enjoyed YALLCrawl just as much as the day of panels. There were 17 authors all over downtown Charleston… Read More YALLFest 2015

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On Interning at a Literary Agency: Why You Should Consider It

On Interning at a Literary Agency A lot has happened in the last year. I started this blog, finished editing my manuscript with a traditionally published author, started freelance editing, became a regular contributor at HelloGiggles and Quirk Books, and completed a six month internship at a literary agency. My internship just ended, so I… Read More On Interning at a Literary Agency: Why You Should Consider It

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Your Words Matter

Your Words Matter Hi, I’m Bree. I’m almost 22 years old, I drink too much tea, and I love cows. I realize that’s a little weird, but seriously, I love them. They make my heart really happy. I’ve spent the last four years studying English and creative writing. I’ve been writing since I was able to form words on… Read More Your Words Matter