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Apps for Writing on the iPad

Writing on the iPad was one of the main excuses I came up with for getting this elegant piece of technology. After purchasing it, I soon realized that it wasn’t as useful as I thought it would be for writing. The main problem was the on-screen keyboard, but there was also a serious lack of [...]

15 Authors Who Have Influenced Me

While checking out 52 Faces’s website, I saw her post on 15 authors who influenced her and felt compelled to keep it going. Like she said, if you’re reading this post, consider yourself tagged and spread the discovery. The Rules: Don’t take too long to think about it. Fifteen authors (poets included) who’ve influenced you [...]

NaNoWrimo 2010: Not a Savior, But a Salve

I know a little bit about the NaNoWriMo. After attempting it back in 2002, and failing because I almost died from the flu in the last week of the month, I salvaged my dignity and used portions of my effort for my MFA application. A few years later I tried to go back to the [...]