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Circle the Date

I’m the first to admit that I love “chick lit.”  I don’t know if it’s my over-identification with the romantic troubles or the universal themes, but I love it.  I feel like it went out of fashion for a while, but that in the last several years, women’s commercial fiction has really made a come

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“I can’t do this. I’m not good enough, and I can’t make people care.” Those are the things that run through my mind with an alarming frequency these days. It doesn’t seem to matter what the context is. Writing, relationships, job prospects– more often than not, my reactions are the same.  It’s not unsupported doubt.

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