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Happy New Year!

Hats off to Catherine Ryan Howard for saying what needs to be said (at least in my world) — “Finish Your Damn Book!”

CATHERINE RYAN HOWARD

Happy New Year! I wish you everything you wish for in 2015.

Today Writing.ie have posted a blog of mine, Finish Your Damn Book. It’s what I needed to read this time last year, so I’m sharing it with you now.

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Are you writing a book? Been meaning to start? Been “finishing” a novel, whatever that means, for longer that you’re comfortable admitting? Maybe you’re like Badger in Breaking Bad, well able to lead anyone who cares to listen through every plot point of your tale – a Star Trek spec script, in his case – only to end with “I gotta write it down, is all…” If so, then read on.

One afternoon in August 2008 a much anticipated e-mail landed in my inbox. I’d sold my laptop back in Orlando to fund my subsequent adventure in Central America, so I had to check it on…

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  jack trudel wrote @

Crossed the Rubicon this morning w the remainder of my personal belongings. Think I may have missed an opportunity to meet a couple of writers on the noon ferry. Sure looked like Eleanor Morse from afar. Here’s to a winter of prodigious production. When is a good time to connect at the corner coffeehouse? I’ll see you and raise you all in.
JOT


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