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Honourary Dilettante Contest Update – Reviews, etc…

Originally posted on dilettante factory:
Hello all, Just a quick reminder that if you’ve written reviews, drop me an email helenahannbasquiat@gmail.com with the links. Yes, I’ve read them, and thank you so very much! But I’m terribly unorganized, so if…

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Honourary Dilettante Contest from My Favorite Dilettante!

Usually I reblog important posts, but WP is failing me at the moment so let’s settle for Press This.  Meaning, press this:  Honourary Dilettante Contest. My favorite dilettante, Helena Hann-Basquiast, is holding a contest to promote her book, Memoirs of … Continue reading

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Championship for the Ages Round 3!

Round 3. Formidable poets, but you can only vote for one.

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Behold: The first Yesterday Road T-shirt winner!

Originally posted on WHAT THE HELL:
Readers, meet Marie Bailey, who won the recent Yesterday Road T-shirt giveaway. Marie was kind enough not only to don the shirt rather than slipping it into a local Goodwill bin, but also to…

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I WON!

A picture is worth a thousand words …. I managed to squeeze out 50,650 words, and actually put an ending to the novel. Nothing like having closure. But these last few thousand words were hard to write. I didn’t have … Continue reading

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Past the 45,000 mark!

I can’t believe I’m making this much progress! I’ve never written a novel and I can’t say that this one is very coherent, but NaNoWriMo is truly serving its purpose with me. I’ve gained a lot of confidence in myself … Continue reading

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Home Stretch

I just uploaded my novel-in-progress to the National Novel Writing Month website (www.nanowrimo.org) and I have over 43,000 words! Only five more days to write and reach the 50,000 word mark. I’m pumped! And I’ve learned a lot. This is … Continue reading

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