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Blog Posts by Z.L. Arkadie

Quenched (Parched, book 3) Out! Released! Finito!

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Oct,2011

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Finally, book 3 of the Parched series has been released! It’s my responsibility to post it here! 🙂 I have to say,  I really want to move on… write book 4 and 5. And finally, last but CERTAINLY not least……

Write While Understanding This…

23
Sep,2011

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You WILL have to go back to page one, word one, and rewrite. I’m happy that I’ve finally begun to train myself to write with this mindset. After this rewrite can I only claim to have a solid first draft….

Slow Down to Smell the Plot…

29
Aug,2011

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At this very moment, it’s two minutes before 3:00AM. And I promise you people, I had a plan. See, I keep this Excel file and one of the tabs I titled, “Progress Report” and up until now, I was knocking…

Thousands of Words Cut in 2 days!

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Aug,2011

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I’m so bummed because yesterday, after writing all day, I only got 1,307 words in, after deleting double that amount. And to injury upon injury, five minutes ago, I had to cut a thousand words from todays writing!!!! There’s an…

Writers and Coffee… maybe lattes

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Jul,2011

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And it’s a very expensive habit… maybe addiction. Right now I’m writing and craving a White Chocolate Latte from Coffee Bean. And here’s what I hate… I live in Claremont and there are no good mom and pop coffee places…