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About Sky

I'm a: 20-something, fantasy writer, deep thought thinker, sometime knitter, bookstore browser, amateur cook, journaler, cat owner, cheap wine connoisseur, ancient and medieval history lover, occasional philosopher, avid reader, museum wanderer.

NaNoWriMo 2018: Week 4 + Retrospective

I WON. This was my 12th year doing NaNoWriMo, and it’s my first win. I’m so proud, so amazed at all the words I put down. The story isn’t done because I haven’t gotten to the end yet, but there … Continue reading

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NaNoWriMo 2018: Week 3 Progress Report

Just keep writing, just keep writing, just keep writing… Well, I was behind this whole week. Never very far behind, but behind nonetheless. And now the holiday weekend is upon us. I know a lot of people worry about being … Continue reading

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NaNoWriMo 2018: Week 2 Progress Report

Writing continues! And it continues to amaze me that if you just keep putting one word after another, you create sentences, which create paragraphs, and all of that adds up. I am… slightly off count, but not so much that … Continue reading

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NaNoWriMo 2018: Week 1 Progress Report

October was supposed to be Prep_tober. It was supposed to be the month I spent planning my novel for November and National Novel Writing Month. But somehow, it didn’t happen. I ended up putting aside the novel I thought I’d … Continue reading

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My Year of Rereads: September Review

This month was a little heavy on the new books rather than the rereads. But I can’t help that some of my favorite series had new books out this month (or last month, and I’m just late)! It was also … Continue reading

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My Year of Rereads: August Review

Ok, seriously: How is it already September?? Where has this year gone? I went to compare my list of books read this year to books read in previous years, and I’ve read more books already this year than in any … Continue reading

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My Year of Rereads: July Review

As July was a Camp NaNoWriMo month, I spent some time working on my current project, an Urban Fantasy novel (working title Awesome Lady Adventure). There are some significant pacing issues with the story that I’m still working on, but … Continue reading

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My Year of Rereads: June Review

Somehow, I keep thinking we’re still in the first week of July. Spoiler: We are not. If this is a little late, well blame that fact that I keep thinking we’re barely out of June. I ought to check and … Continue reading

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My Year of Rereads: April/May Review

Oh hey, I’m back! Imagine that! Doubling up here because I never posted a recap for April. I didn’t read as much in April because I was Camp NaNo-ing, but four books in a month is still a dent in … Continue reading

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My Year of Rereads: March Review

Oh goodness, already into April a good ways and I haven’t posted my reading recap. Well, I’m not too far behind to do some catching up. March slowed down, compared to January and February, and slowed down enough to feel … Continue reading

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