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by Herema
December 9th, 2009, 7:07 pm
Forum: Writing
Topic: When I grow up I want to be...
Replies: 19
Views: 3651

Re: When I grow up I want to be...

When I grow up...I want to write books. But why wait until then? A long time ago, in a galaxy far far far away, I dreamed of writing, loved writing assignments in school, and wrote a little. After more than five years of globe-trotting trying to see the world, I returned to Earth's gravitational pul...
by Herema
December 9th, 2009, 6:48 pm
Forum: Writing
Topic: Do you write the same genre you read?
Replies: 46
Views: 11895

Re: Do you write the same genre you read?

Great question.

What I read is not what I write, mostly. But, what I read inspires what I write. Read: Greek Philosophy, biblical studies, dictionaries, "on writing" books, and some light casual reading just to relax. Write: fantasy adventure, paranormal, children's, and some sci fi.
by Herema
December 8th, 2009, 8:23 pm
Forum: Writing
Topic: Writing. What's your favorite part? Your Hardest Lesson?
Replies: 37
Views: 6584

Re: Writing. What's your favorite part? Your Hardest Lesson?

My favorite part about writing is the adventure in digging things up, discovering new places to explore, and getting to know my characters. The escape! The hardest lesson in writing is learning to be patient. Learning about writing, publishing, agents, and the do's and don'ts are exciting lessons, b...
by Herema
December 8th, 2009, 8:05 pm
Forum: Writing
Topic: How many projects do you work on at once?
Replies: 38
Views: 8718

Re: How many projects do you work on at once?

I work on one at a time, but have about twenty in progress in various stages. Some days, editing is where I want to be. Other days, I have a powerful need to create, brainstorm, or just ramble inside my computer. I have two novels of a four book series completed except for the editing and proofing. ...