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Don't Call It NaNoWrEEMo: Interview With Sushi Must Write

Meet WriMo novelist and blogger, Sushi Must Write, who’s tackling NaNoWriMo for the 13th time this year. Sushi also started the unofficial NaNoWriMo wiki page in 2010. “I had graduated from college the previous year and didn't really have any exciting job prospects. I had been thinking for a while that all this stuff in the NaNo community—the inside jokes, the forum threads, the whimsy—needed a place where anyone could read it and well, get the NaNo community.” The Sexy Grammarian caug...
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Fall Creativity Update

I’ve accomplished a lot this year, creatively speaking. I set lofty goals with my 2014 creative plans, and though I didn’t reach every one, I’ve managed to make progress on five novel projects this year. My writing group finished reading, Turning Out, my first novel, and pushed me to drop a casual inquiry note to the editor who's been sitting on it since January. She responded with excellent news: I'm in the "not sure yet" pile. Meanwhile, you can now read Chapter 21 of Turning Out because ...
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Ladies' Lunchroom With A View: Nordstrom Cafe Bistro

This is a 5-star review Nordstrom Cafe Bistro Union Square, San Francisco                   Take yourself to a cafe to write--here's how. This review has been cross-posted on Yelp, where you can read all The Sexy Grammarian’s cafe reviews as well as reviews clients have written about our services.  ...
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Dear Sexy G: How To Budget NaNoWriMo Time

Hey Kristy, I like to plan out my commitments, but I have no idea how much time I should reasonably expect to have to put into my NaNoWriMo novel. What has your experience been? Thanks! - Stu Chuang Matthews Hi Stu- I'm so happy you're doing NaNoWriMo this year. I'll be sure to add you to my WriMo Twitter List right away. I think you're going to love the novel-in-a-month experience. I'll be noveling too! It's a great idea to plan ahead for the NaNoWriMo time commitment. First, decide wheth...
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On My List: Momi Toby's Revolution Cafe & Art Bar

This is a 4-star reviewMomi Toby's Revolution Cafe & Art BarHayes Valley, San Francisco Take yourself to a cafe to write--here's how. This review has been cross-posted on Yelp, where you can read all The Sexy Grammarian’s cafe reviews as well as reviews clients have written about our services....
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