Staying Busy

- by Delilah Devlin

This is what my day looks like. Ship out critiques to the Rose’s Colored Glasses Critique Group Blog at NINC Finish copy edits of Darkness Captured &  hit the UPS store to mail the book Return to revisions of Beloved Captor, chapters 12-16 Finish chapter 3 of Lone Star Lovers-3 Finish one RCG critique That’s […]

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Assessing Your Productivity

- by Delilah Devlin

Maybe you prefer to let the Mr. Muse set your writing schedule. And if he’s not feeling it, you wait until inspiration strikes. I write for a living so the last thing I’d do is wait for inspiration. Instead, I set goals with daily page counts. Stuff happens along the way, and maybe I can’t meet […]

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Timed writing, anyone?

- by Delilah Devlin

I don’t know about you, but for me, the hardest part of writing is sitting my butt in a chair then focusing on what needs to be done. I’d much rather check email, facebook, tweet, etc. However, I’ve found a way to stay focused for short bursts. And the wordcounts I achieve in those short focused bursts […]

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Following the muse down the rabbit hole…

- by Delilah Devlin

Tomorrow, I’ll be dressing in layers—thermal shirt, t-shirt, rugged jacket, funtional and loose-fitting blue jeans, scarred hiking boots—and heading to the woods. But I won’t be carrying a gun, even though it’s still hunting season here in Arkansas. Hmmm…might need to add an orange safety vest… My tools will be my digital recorder, index cards, a […]

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