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Learning something new every day

Okay, I have to be honest…I am behind in my work on the manuscript. Over the weekend, I downloaded a new tool called “Scrivener” that is designed with writers in mind. I have heard many great things about it’s usefulness in helping to keep the writing organized in segments that be switched back and forth. […]

Not a typical day in the life of a writer…but it happens.

  Sharing a little humor… Today was just one of those days…you know…the kind that doesn’t go according to your well-intended plans. I typically prefer a well organized routine for my writing schedule, but alas, it did not happen that way today. The day began at 2 a.m. with a monstrous migraine headache that made […]

Project Day 4 – #NaNoWriMo

One of my favorite parts of writing fiction is in building up the characters. Creating an entire person and their life, with vivid details that paint a picture in the mind of the reader, is what brings a believable realness to the character. Describing the characters in a way that allows the reader to connect […]

Project Day 3 – #NaNoWriMo

I am feeling a bit accomplished this morning, as I did meet the goal of 2,500 words yesterday! I also signed up for another writing project, an essay in non-fiction, with a goal of approximately 4,000 words due in 13 days. (I know, I’m a glutton for punishment, but I couldn’t resist…I’m a writer!) Here […]

Project Launch

Well, the site is up, and with a few more minor adjustments, we’ll be ready to start. I am so eager to get this started! I have been receiving some very positive input already about the idea, and I’m looking forward to seeing where this will all lead. #NaNoWriMo begins in 2 more days, and […]

Welcome!

Let me begin by introducing myself. My name is Amber Lea Leggette, and I am an author. I created this site as a place where readers and writers can come together and share thoughts and ideas, information and resources, and build new and lasting friendships. My mission is simple: To inspire the minds of readers […]

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