Personal Post Friday, 2/17/17

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I sit in my apartment, the windows rattling to the worse storm since 1930. Periodically the range vent above the oven drips into a wellplaced–although be it a night to late–bucket. My attention to none of this does draws as I feel calmness through.

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End of the Year Review or Personal Post Friday on a Saturday, 12/31/16

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It has been a big year. I started to seriously get into writing taking the ideas from my scratch books to actual stories. I started this blog and you wonderful people quickly took to my work. I learned about poetry and story structure. I finished 14 books on writing from “Avoiding Bad Beginnings” to “Self-Editing and Review.” I took to trying out new post types like POP ANAL and Personal Posts.

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Personal Post Friday, 11/18/16

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For those of you that may be new here, every other Friday I like to make a personal post about my last two weeks and some of my thoughts. Now typically this post is made in the morning but it is late today because….

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Personal Post Friday, 11/4/16

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Alright número uno: I saw the strangely named Mr. Doctor yesterday–er sorry–Dr. Strange. If you have read any of my previous posts you will know that I am a massive Marvel fan. So in my completely bias opinion this was an amazing movie. It took a step back from the more serious tone of Age of Ultron and Civil War for a more laxed tone like Ant-Man. The issues this movie had–as do most MCU films–are pacing and a cardboard villain. Don’t let that take away though, it is more original then the previous films and trippy visuals. Definitely recommend.

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Personal Post Friday, 10/21/2016

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Well it’s been two weeks since I’ve done one of these posts. In complete honesty I forgot to post it. Like Overwatch released the Halloween update the Tuesday before and I didn’t have class Friday. So Friday morning I woke up and played all day.

In other news I have read two more of the books I have bought. There are two real parts of writing fiction. First is the technical structure of writing:: the grammar, the spelling, spaces, etc. Second are the story telling aspects: the plot structure, the story elements, the inciting incidents. A fiction writers job is to present the story in a creative but obvious way while following the rules of the language. More difficult then it sounds.

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Personal Post Friday, 10/7/2016

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Welcome everyone to my third Personal Post. Let’s get to it.

So first let me get the bitching out of the way. I have had so much homework, like just an absurd amount of homework. Four Chem E classes and a total of five assignments (yeah one class assigned two) each takes 8+ hours a week along with the 15 hours of class I already have. It just sucks cause I haven’t had time to really do any writing besides…

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