Stanalei Fletcher

"It's all about the journey"

December 12th, 2014

Trying out a new look. I’m also gearing up for New Year’s Resolutions. Sometimes it helps to plan ahead for the ones that will make for a productive year. 

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Even More New Year’s Resolutions For Writers. From Writer Unboxed. By Keith Cronin. Read more…

How To Become a Writers. From Writer Unboxed. By Lisa Cron. Read more…

Manuscript Readiness. From Romance University. By Heather Webb. Read more…

The Five Stages of New Writer’s Grief. From Writer Unboxed. By Keith Cronin. Read more…

This Week’s Quote:
“Continuous effort is the key to unlocking our potential.”  – Black Elk, Native American

December 5th, 2014

Now that NaNoWriMo 2014 is in the books, here are some things to help us get ready for the new year.

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Can A Published Author Find Life Balance? From Romance University. By Kelsey Browning. Read more…

20 Ways To Become A More Productive Writer. From The Book Designer. By Joel Friedlander. Read more…

Finding The Courage To Dream Big. By David Farland. Read more…

This Week’s Quote:
“We do not remember days, we remember moments.” – Cesare Pavese

November 28th, 2014

After a thankful weekend, there are now only two more days left of NaNoWriMo 2014. I hope all who tackled a story this month had a great experience. I’m thankful I did better this year.

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Why It’s Important To Finish Your Sh**. By Chuck Wendig. Hat Tip to Harley Brooks. (Caution: Language) Read more…

How High is High? By Steven Pressfield. Read more…

Editing and Proofreading Tidbits. From Romance Univerity. By Karen R. Sanderson. Read more…

This Week’s Quote:
“The highest reward for a persons’ toil is not what he gets for it, but what he becomes by it.” – John Ruskin

November 21st, 2014

NaNoWriMo is winding down, but here’s some links to keep pushing to the end.

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The Point of Writing. From Writer Unboxed. By Meg Rosoff. Read more…

Editors’ Post-NaNo Tips for Revising Your Novel. From The Book Designer. By Corina Koch MacLeod and Carla Douglas. Read more…

Your NaNoWriMo Road Map. From Writer Unboxed. By Bill Ferris. Read more…

This Week’s Quote:
“There is no such thing in anyone’s life as an unimportant day.” – Alexander Woolcott

November 14th, 2014

Mid-way through NANO. Do you know where your story is?

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The Most Important Minutes Of The Day. By Steven Pressfield. Read more…

This Week’s Quote:
“In dreams and in love there are no impossibilities.”  – Arnay Janos