Monthly Archives: May 2006

Hi, my name is Emmie… and I’m a Bookaholic

I’ve come to the conclusion that I should not – cannot – enter a bookstore any longer. Because if I do, I’m bound to come out with a few more books for my bookshelf and much less cash than I … Continue reading

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Dear Writer, Understood and complied. Yours (ever so faithfully), {list of characters} *complete silence* 1 minute has passed… 2 minutes… 3… Jacob (in a theatrical whisper), “Why hasn’t she started writing yet?” Bonk… Bonk… Bonk… (<— writer banging head against … Continue reading

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A stressed writer…

Dear Characters, As the writer, I would like to believe that it is my prerogative whether I’m writing or not. At the current time I am not writing since I have had other things to deal with, and I am … Continue reading

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Concerned characters

Dear Writer, We have become aware as of late that you are not effectively working on the story of Jessica and Jacob, and we feel that we must express our concern in this regard. The story is so close to … Continue reading

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Being a bad writer…

“What do you think she’s doing?” Nathaniel gave Jacob an irritated look. “How am I supposed to know?” His friend smiled blandly. “Well, you usually act as if you know everything. I thought you knew this too.” Arching his eyebrows, … Continue reading

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