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Hey everyone! I’m so, so sorry I haven’t been blogging in a really long time. Life got in the way and I took a break from writing. But fear not! I have returned and am participating in NaNoWriMo! This will … Continue reading

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N is for Never Give Up: 5 Ways to Keep Going, No Matter What (Part 6 of the Write Like a D.R.A.G.O.N. series)

Are you ready to write like a D.R.A.G.O.N.? In this six part series, you’ll learn what it takes to step up your writing game and embrace your inner D.R.A.G.O.N.! In this sixth and final installment, let’s examine why N stands … Continue reading

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O is for Observant: 5 Ways to Use Your Senses Like Never Before (Part 5 of the Write Like a D.R.A.G.O.N. series)

Are you ready to write like a D.R.A.G.O.N.? In this six part series, you’ll learn what it takes to step up your writing game and embrace your inner D.R.A.G.O.N.! In this fifth installment, let’s examine why O stands for Observant. … Continue reading

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G is for Grammar: 5 Ways to Improve (Part 4 of the Write Like a D.R.A.G.O.N. series)

Are you ready to write like a D.R.A.G.O.N.? In this six part series, you’ll learn what it takes to step up your writing game and embrace your inner D.R.A.G.O.N.! In this fourth installment, let’s examine why A stands for Action. … Continue reading

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A is for Action: 5 Ways to Make Your Readers Keep Turning the Pages (Part 3 of the Write Like a D.R.A.G.O.N. series)

Are you ready to write like a D.R.A.G.O.N.? In this six part series, you’ll learn what it takes to step up your writing game and embrace your inner D.R.A.G.O.N.! In this third installment, let’s examine why A stands for Action. … Continue reading

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R is for Revision: 5 Ways to Better Editing (Part 2 of the Write Like a D.R.A.G.O.N. series)

Are you ready to write like a D.R.A.G.O.N.? In this six part series, you’ll learn what it takes to step up your writing game and embrace your inner D.R.A.G.O.N.! Our second installment reveals why R stands for Revision. If you’re … Continue reading

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D is for Discipline: 5 Ways to Become Your Own Writing Disciplinarian (Part 1 of the Write Like a D.R.A.G.O.N. series)

Are you ready to write like a D.R.A.G.O.N.? In this six part series, you’ll learn what it takes to step up your writing game and embrace your inner D.R.A.G.O.N.! First up, D for Discipline. Every good writer needs to have … Continue reading

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Top 5 Reasons to Love the Minnesota Fringe Festival

Hello everyone! After a long time away from this blog, I’d like to revisit a topic I love and you should as well: the Minnesota Fringe Festival. This year, it’s happening from August 1st through 11th. So now is the … Continue reading

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In Defense of Fringe Festivals

You’re probably wondering at this moment – what IS a Fringe Festival? They are held across the country, at different times of the year, to celebrate new performing arts, including live theatre, dance, puppetry, and more. In 2011, I attended … Continue reading

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Live Theatre Review: Cirque du Soleil’s Mystere

Cirque du Soleil Presents: How to Have Fun in Vegas Without Gambling! The next time you’re in Las Vegas, Nevada, don’t walk… run to see Cirque du Soleil’s epic performance of Mystere! For more than 18 years, Mystere has performed … Continue reading

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