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Daily Tip: Day 14: Keep On Fighting.

This is so true. I once pressed the wrong button in Word and all the paragraphs just went everywhere and it was completely random 😡
So, I know what it’s like to have to basically start over from scratch.

Sarah Magnolia

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Daily Tip: Never stop fighting for what you want.

I was thirteen.  Young, naive, foolish: but trying my hardest.  And this was my first novel: see I was only in eighth grade.  It was 200 single spaced, 12 point Times New Roman font pages.  And it consisted of 131,514 words.  Yes!  I had tried and I thought that story would change the world… but then I realized that in fictional dialogue every person who speaks is given a separate paragraph (to eliminate confusion).  That information wrecked my happy dreams.  I would and still am continuing to write and every character has their own paragraph… but it still is not quite the same.

Rick Riordan put it this way, “Write because you want to, not because you have to.”  He said this too, “Wallpaper your room with rejection letters, if you want to.  But don’t give up.”  And…

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