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To Pants or Not to Pants?

If you have never attempted National Novel Writing Month, you may not know that “pantsing” is actually a verb, as in to write by the seat of your pants as opposed to planning out every aspect of your story. In a recent blogpost on the NaNoWriMo blog at the Office of Letters and Light, poster …

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Shut up already!

I am definitely not a fly-by-the-seat-of-your-pants kind of girl.  Maybe I used to be, back in high school or college when I would willingly sign on for a road trip with no planning – just the forethought to grab a box of HoHos and some money for gas.  But now, not so much. I am more …

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