Minecraft Lady, creator of Bookishly Yours, author, editor and aspiring humor writer

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Eight tips from a long-time freelancer on how to diversify and build your practice, set rates and keep discovering new clients

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Haiku | Inspiration

It can be hard to break a negative cycle in your life, but the consequences can be even worse

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Take your spark of an idea to a finished first draft with these simple tips from an editor

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Tanka | Weekly Prompt

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SELF

2020 stole a little part of me, but it also taught me an important lesson

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A short reading list that can set you on the path to master your storytelling practice whether you’re an experienced novelist or a first-timer

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Haiku | Winter

It is in winter that I dream of snow

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Haiku

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Haiku | Reflection

Reflections on the first night of college and a distant memory of the future

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About

Cara J. Stevens

Bookishly Yours, by Cara Stevens, features articles about writing, musings on life, attempts at humor, and interviews with kidlit authors and illustrators.

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