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5 Reasons Why Writers Should Be Secret Agents

5 Reasons Writers Need to be Secret Agents

I have a habit of getting stuck behind my laptop screen. “Research” becomes a few hours of googling and reading. That’s great, but, after today I’ve decided it’s just not good enough. At least, not where I can help it.

Maybe you guys are all already pros at getting out of the house and experiencing first hand all the things you write about. BUT, I write fantasy, dystopian or science fiction stories – some of the stuff I write about doesn’t even exist. It’s not an excuse but I definitely slipped into the habit of googling rather than experiencing first hand. I know it’s not always possible to travel to the other side of the world, but here’s 5┬áreasons why I think when you can, you should experience first hand. Continue reading

Steampunk Sacha

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My BFF is a DJ and as a result I often go on nights out with her when she DJ’s New Year’s Eve being one of them.

I meant to post this days a go, but with the whole fertility issue I forgot.

For New Year’s Eve I went to a masquerade ball. I have an odd interest in all things steampunk, so I decided to make a mask in the theme of steampunk.

What do you think?