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Learning, earning, writing and socialising

Do you remember week 48? I know it was a while ago so you might have forgotten. For me (Kate Bentham) Week 48 has been sneering at me every time I logged on. It’s been playing on my mind. It’s

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The Ghost of NaNoWriMo Yet To Come

We’re very impressed that Karl S Green has completed another National Novel Writing Month, having penned a whopping 150,021 words. Not one to sit back and simply enjoy his achievement, Karl is already looking ahead and planning next years NaNoWriMo,

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Writer’s block

Janet Davis shares her thoughts about what might be stopping her from writing a book. Having written lots of words since a young age, Janet blogs about the type of book which she could write, whether a fictional novel or

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The Ghost of NaNoWriMo Present

Karl S Green has been participating in National Novel Writing Month again this year. In this blog Karl writes about the target he has set himself and how he has been managing to write 5,000 words a day and catch

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Trojan horses, writing ghosts, and aiming for the Moon

The posts in Week 46 were as varied as ever but with a strong emphasis on healthcare and training, with some ghosts of writing (but no ghost writing), the odd Trojan horse and bovine brain, and some sport thrown in.

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The Ghost of NaNoWriMo Past

Karl Green has a history of picking up the annual November NaNoWriMo challenge, of writing a novel in the month. In this post, he summarises his past NaNoWriMo novels which went up to six-figure word counts and became opportunities to raise

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Caring about carers, communicating & November customs

A quiet week for posts – but that means you have time to read a greater percentage of them! Samuel-James was still enjoying life in Australia in this week’s post – Brisbane to Melbourne and a little Grand Designs – but keen

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Free audiobooks

I’ve been looking for stories to listen to online and share what people have suggested and I’ve found. Free audiobooks by Janet E Davis on her Suburbis blog.

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A NaNoWriMo Carol

Many of you may be aware of November being Movember these days, but how many are aware of November also being NoNoWriMo? Karl Green is participating in this global annual event to write a novel during the month, and not

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If it matters, it’s in.

Hello bloggers, it’s me Kate Bentham, sitting in the Weekly Blog Club hot seat for week 36. It’s been a while since I hosted, I almost forgot what to do. But it’s been good; it’s helped me get into a

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