Most advice is bullshit. This is not:

01 30 2014

by Jessica

Do you ever feel like you procrastinate too much?  Do you worry that you might be letting yourself get lazy? Yes?  Well, then there’s probably something wrong with you, because I’ve…

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Eleven Miscellaneous New Year’s Eve Thoughts, Belated

01 05 2014

by Jessica

1. I’ve been using Glade Plug-Ins for two years, even though I’ve never been thrilled with the product’s longevity or performance (runs out after a day or two; leaks scented…

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When a Writer has More to do than Just Writing

07 27 2013

by Jessica

So basically all the time.  I know I should update my website more often.  I know this because people tell me all the time.  “Boy, it would probably be helpful if…

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While Roald Dahl offers some excellent insight into the life of a writer, advice columns with titles like “10 Ways to Stop Procrastinating and Write Your Novel” are still total bullshit

03 18 2013

by Jessica

If you are a creature with a pulse living on planet Earth, then you likely know and love Roald Dahl, the human bulldozer of genius who focused his life’s energy…

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Libraries Are One of the Last Bastions of Peace and Tranquility in Our Society.

03 04 2013

by Jessica

Libraries Are One of the Last Bastions of Peace and Tranquility in Our Society. I don’t like going to coffee shops to write. First of all, I find it sort…

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New Year, New Book!

02 22 2013

by Jessica

When I was in high school, I remember plenty of long “what if” talks with my friends, during which we’d sit around and mull over whatever hypothetical situations were most…

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Trailer for Beautiful Lies!!!

09 12 2012

by Jessica

Okay – I freaking love this.

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I love this so, so much.

08 28 2012

by Jessica

I found the Polish book trailer for BETWEEN on YouTube not long ago, and I think it’s awesome – quite well produced and entertaining, even though I don’t speak Polish.  In…

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BEAUTIFUL LIES – Anatomy of a Scene

08 22 2012

by Jessica

I was excited when Figment.com asked me if I’d be willing to dissect a scene from Beautiful Lies, explaining how and why I made specific choices on a micro level.  I’d…

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BEAUTIFUL LIES COMES OUT TODAY!

08 07 2012

by Jessica

I’m quite giddy this morning because for some reason I’d been thinking my new book came out on the 21′st, but I realized a few moments ago that this is Not…

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