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Tips for Writers: 8 Strategies for Surviving NaNoWriMo

For the uninitiated November is National Novel Writing Month. Writers everywhere are squirreling themselves away trying to produce a novel in only 30 days. As week two kicks off, most writers will have started putting pen to paper, but some of you might be struggling. So to help out aspiring novelists, here are eight strategies to help you get started, stay motivated, and survive NaNoWriMo with your sanity still intact (maybe)… Continue reading Tips for Writers: 8 Strategies for Surviving NaNoWriMo

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Eurovision 2015: From Eurokitsch to Europop. Where did it go wrong?

Review of Eurovision 2015: Since when has Eurovision been about trying so hard? When did it go from ‘camp Euro-pop extravaganza‘ to ‘totally legit song contest’’? What happened to the kitsch and the glitter? Where did all the spirit fingers go? Did I miss something? Continue reading Eurovision 2015: From Eurokitsch to Europop. Where did it go wrong?