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Recent content by KateESal

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    Pop-Up Submissions with Special Guest Allan Boroughs

    Good stuff, @David Weller! A worthy winner (in a relatively strong field, too). :-)
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    This reminds me of a Peanuts cartoon when Snoopy writes the title, Of Mice And Men, then A Tale...

    This reminds me of a Peanuts cartoon when Snoopy writes the title, Of Mice And Men, then A Tale of Two Cities then Of Human Bondage, each time being chirped at by his little birdy friend. The strip ends with Snoopy thinking "Rats. I've got this great idea for a novel, but all the best titles are...
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    Ah...hugs to you. I remember this struggle from breaking my wrist earlier this year. REALLY...

    Ah...hugs to you. I remember this struggle from breaking my wrist earlier this year. REALLY frustrating. xx
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    Pop-Up Submissions with Special Guest Brian Clegg, 15th September

    I agree with KT: I think your MS has a lot of potential. Nice one, Cage!
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    28K and counting. Thanks to a rejig of the plot and some extra time spent researching, the word...

    28K and counting. Thanks to a rejig of the plot and some extra time spent researching, the word count increase is accelerating nicely.
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    Full moon, too...yikes!

    Full moon, too...yikes!
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    Pamper yourself wherever possible... x

    Pamper yourself wherever possible... x
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    I keep seeing posts from (usually US) agents saying they're still interested in Vampire stories...

    I keep seeing posts from (usually US) agents saying they're still interested in Vampire stories (especially if they're told with an original twist), so I don't think it's necessarily a problem.
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    An unexpected two days off work, thanks to the "gota fria" currently assailing the west...

    An unexpected two days off work, thanks to the "gota fria" currently assailing the west Mediterranean coast. Being stuck indoors is great for the WIP.
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    Good news: After halving my hours from four to two days a week, my work has reinstated a day and...

    Good news: After halving my hours from four to two days a week, my work has reinstated a day and a half, so I'm back to 3.5. Bad news: bang goes (almost) all that lovely extra writing time I was anticipating!
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    Just completed 20,000 words of Draft No.1 of my YA novel. About a third of the way through...

    Just completed 20,000 words of Draft No.1 of my YA novel. About a third of the way through, then. So far, so good...
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    Stick with it, Paul. ;)

    Stick with it, Paul. ;)
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    No worries, Pete. :)

    No worries, Pete. :)
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    The bad news...next year my working hours are being halved because of company cuts. The good...

    The bad news...next year my working hours are being halved because of company cuts. The good news..MORE WRITING TIME, HOORAY!! The bad news...salary also halved. The good news...WRITING COSTS NOTHING!!
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