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The Magical, Mystical, Multi-Dimensional Creative Process by Deborah Riley-Magnus

Where does it come from? The ideas? The overwhelming curiosity? The pull toward fruition all writer’s feel. Sure, we battle against project completion because of our fear of failure, or more likely, fear of success. That’s a topic for another blog. Today, let’s explore the extraordinary CREATIVE PROCESS. My theories about the writer’s creative process …
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Dumb Things Brilliant Authors Do by Deborah Riley-Magnus

At some point every single day I have to gasp at the amazing creative prowess of the authors I meet. Incredible ideas, creative approaches to the mundane, unpredictable plot twists, literary elegance, magical stories—that’s just a small cross-section of the talents that amaze me. I can’t even begin to tell you how many times I’ve …
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Magical Marketing Tips Worth Gift Wrapping! by Deborah Riley-Magnus

As I decorate my Christmas tree, I find myself exploring the reasons I do the things I do. Why do I decorate my house, sprinkle twinkle lights everywhere, cook delicious meals for family and friends? Why do I (attempt to) bake cookies? Why wrap the gifts? Why throw parties? Well, there are several reasons for …