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The End Times

So Long, and Thanks For All the Fish Well, I’ve been putting off this post for weeks now. It’s time to close up shop over here at Make 52 Things.  The year is long over, and the goal not met.

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Thirtieth Thing

Happy Earth Day! Earth Day always leaves me feeling a little guilty. I’m not that green. Or earth-conscious, or environmentally aware, or what have you. I’m green(ish) out of laziness. I don’t print things because I don’t feel like replacing the

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Twenty-Third Thing

Competition It was a crisp day on the planet Womp, the purplish sky crystal clear. The game was about to begin and excitement sizzled across Hoag’s Stadium. A crowd had been gathering since the night before, the parking lot brimming

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Twenty-Second Thing

Port of Locks, Earth: A Visitor’s Guide Wonder what it would be like to see a real pre-modern planet? Park your hovercraft over the ancient city of Port of Locks and see how things were built before we got all

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The Dust Has Settled

Yep, I WON! OK, my novel is more like a pile of words, but it’s a pile of 50,097 words! It features multiple competing story arcs, complicated (ahem, confusing) characters, and at least three beginnings. It does not yet feature

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Poor Forgotten Blog

I Didn’t Actually Forget I know, I’m totally neglecting the blog. NaNoWriMo is a lot of work and time, and I just haven’t made the time for other creative work. I’d love to say I’ll be posting something soon but let’s

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NaNoWriMo

What the…? If you’ve heard of National Novel Writing Month, or NaNoWriMo, maybe you thought “wow, neat!” or “wow, people are nuts!” or some combination thereof. If you’re not familiar with it, here’s the gist: every November, people all over

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