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Journal of a novel: Sept. 14, 2016. Creative tension

In a series of posts, I’ll share both Steinbeck’s Journal of a Novel and what I learn from it, and I’ll show you what the writing life is like for me. John Steinbeck worked on his novel every weekday and even … Continue reading

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Journal of a novel: Dept. 7, 2016. The market

In a series of posts, I’ll share both Steinbeck’s Journal of a Novel and what I learn from it, and I’ll show you what the writing life is like for me. I’ve been absent from this Dee-Scoveries blog for a … Continue reading

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Journal of a novel: Aug. 31, 2016. Invention

In a series of posts, I’ll share both Steinbeck’s Journal of a Novel and what I learn from it, and I’ll show you what the writing life is like for me. In his April 4, Journal of a Novel entry, … Continue reading

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Journal of a novel: Aug. 30, 2016. Intent

In a series of posts, I’ll share both Steinbeck’s Journal of a Novel and what I learn from it, and I’ll show you what the writing life is like for me. Although John Steinbeck didn’t work on his novel on … Continue reading

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Journal of a novel: Aug. 29, 2016. Villains

In a series of posts, I’ll share both Steinbeck’s Journal of a Novel and what I learn from it, and I’ll show you what the writing life is like for me. In my last post, I blogged about John Steinbeck’s … Continue reading

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Journal of a novel: Aug. 26, 2016. Page count

In a series of posts, I’ll share both Steinbeck’s Journal of a Novel and what I learn from it, and I’ll show you what the writing life is like for me. John Steinbeck wrote every weekday, and sometimes on the … Continue reading

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Journal of a novel: Aug. 24, 2016. Show, don’t tell

In a series of posts, I’ll share both Steinbeck’s Journal of a Novel and what I learn from it, and I’ll show you what the writing life is like for me. I have to laugh. In John Steinbeck’s first Journal of … Continue reading

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Journal of a Novel: Aug. 23, 2016. A different breed

In a series of posts, I’ll share both Steinbeck’s Journal of a Novel and what I learn from it, and I’ll show you what the writing life is like for me. In his Monday, March 26, Journal of a Novel … Continue reading

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Journal of a novel: Aug. 22, 2106. The magic pencil

In a series of posts, I’ll share both Steinbeck’s Journal of a Novel and what I learn from it, and I’ll show you what the writing life is like for me. I’m back on the “Steinbeck Trail.” The subject of … Continue reading

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Journal of a novel: Aug. 17, 2016. Conflict

In a series of posts, I’ll share both Steinbeck’s Journal of a Novel and what I learn from it, and I’ll show you what the writing life is like for me. In his March 16, Journal of a Novel entry, … Continue reading

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