Author Archives: Nichole McGhie

Brain Fog and NaNoWriMo 2017

Will brain fog stop me from participating in NaNoWriMo this year? I hope not! Looking through last October’s posts, it was very clear that I was totally into this whole NaNoWriMo thing. By this point last year, I had a … Continue reading

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Teach Your Kids About Writing Books

Yesterday I had one of those amazing moments where I got to teach my kids about something I’m passionate about. My son was putting together a book report for class and was having trouble. He didn’t understand what a climax … Continue reading

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New Blog: Mountain Girl Speaks

So after several months in development and a couple years of thinking about it, I’ve decided to launch a new blog/website on this first day of fall. I’ve long since thought I’ve needed a place where I can talk about … Continue reading

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When Poor Health Affects Your Writing, Work and Life

For the first time in a very long time, eight months at least, I woke up this morning with a story on my mind. It took ahold of me and would not let me go. It caused me to toss … Continue reading

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Time Traveling With Kids: Childhood Memories

Today I took my two youngest children back in time to a place where my fondest childhood school days were experienced. Twenty five years ago I was a little girl playing tag, swinging as high as I could go, pretending … Continue reading

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