• A Single Writer... Author Z.L. Arkadie

Blog Posts by Z.L. Arkadie

Crunch Time and I’m Crumbling…

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Mar,2012

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At least that’s what it feels like… The worst places to be in writing a book is at the very beginning and the last chapter. Why? I hear you asking… Well, the beginning because you’re setting the tone and the…

Greatest Compliment Ever…

22
Feb,2012

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I must say, that today, a few minutes ago, actually, I received the greatest compliment ever… So last night, like usual, I send my mom what I’ve already written of book 5 of Parched. She’s a black belt reader, and…

7 Sisters – 4 Voices – Keeping it “I” and Flowing

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Feb,2012

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What’s great is meeting new sisters and detailing how different they are from each other.  I’m knee deep in book 5, and just like I planned and have announced, this story is BIGGER than the rest. It’s not because I’m…

New Town… New Writing Routine

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Feb,2012

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So finally, I’ve made it to Seattle and am settling in quite nicely. Dear God, I love this town… No, really… I do — LOVE this town. Although too much driving can end up killing me. Like on Monday, the…

Happy Feelings from Reviews!

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Feb,2012

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Okay… I worked at UCLA for a number of years, like, a long time… LOOOONG time. One of my MANY job duties was running the instructor evaluation process. I learned a lot from that part of my job. First, people…