Author: Rhiannon Amberfyre

Innocence lost

I wasn’t planning on writing a blog post tonight. Hell I wasn’t planning on writing a post till the end of the month when I could finally say I’ve written “the end” on a novel and a short story. But circumstances outside of my control have forced my hand. If you’ve wandered through my site,
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2018 – End of year wrap up

Wow… where has the year gone? 31st of December already.  I’m currently sitting on the couch in my holiday home with a cup of coffee, reviewing what I achieved in the past year writing wise and what my goals are for the coming year. 2018 – the things I didn’t do Didn’t finish Danni, Alex
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What a Difference Ten years makes

  I’ve been slowly typing my way through StarDancer over the last few months, currently up to chapter 21, and to give myself a break between chapters, I’ve been going back and editing my earlier ones, taking on board suggestions my readers have been making as well as running them through Grammarly, AutoCrit & a
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Merry Xmas from the Worlds of Amberfyre

  It’s starting to feel a lot like Christmas :). The heat is oppressive, the real-life job workload has quadrupled in the last three weeks, there’s tinsel on the floor and it’s a never-ending job to keep the cat out of the tree. But I wouldn’t change it for the world. This year has been
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Diary of a NANOER – Part three – the uphill slog

This is it, the final slog, 7 days to go… 7 days to write 20k.  Oh dear god, this is going to be an Everest like a mission. Day 24 – Last West Auckland write-in for the month and … we move it.  It turned into a Pingwing Inklings write in which meant, Good Food,
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Diary of a NANOER – Part 2 – Trade Winds Ahoy

My plod through NANOWRIMO continues Day 14 – slogging through the doldrums, which appear to have been transformed into peanut butter and I am a turtle attempting to stampede through it – 442 Day 15 – Halfway mark of the month. Halfway to word count? … No. Halfway through the novel … No. Halfway to
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Diary of a Nanoer

Dear Diary Day 1 – Off to a slow plodding start today, that’s good right? No point in writing all the words out of my brain on day one??? – 950 Day 2 – So I am obviously not as young as I thought I was, a 1 am finish makes me very grumpy and
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Plot Bunny Hunting & NANOWRIMO Preparation

  It’s NanoPrep Season and I’m hunting bunnies, so be very, very quiet. Oh, there goes one. …(What happens if you finally met the literal boy of your dreams) Yes, its that time of year again when millions of writers around the world start clearing their calendars for the November, stock up on Coffee, Alcohol,
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