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About jilldefeliceart.com

writer, traveler, artist

NaNoWriMo Countdown

I have less than a week to get ready for this year’s National Novel Writing Month and I am nowhere near ready. But that’s okay. Really. Because it doesn’t matter if I finish the month with 50,000 words in the … Continue reading

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Selling at Art Fairs and Festivals

Well, this weekend I take the plunge to sell my art locally at the High Fliers Art Market on LBI.  I shut my eyes, held my nose, and decided not to stick my toe in the waters. Instead, I am jumping… … Continue reading

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The Glider

I keep telling you I am a lousy poet (and I am) but for some reason, I have been inspired to write more poetry lately. Today’s inspiration is a painting I have been working on. It is called …   … Continue reading

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Remembering 9-11-2001

              Young boy leaving flowers outside the US embassy in Moscow, 9/11/2001. Courtesy September11news.com It’s September 11th. Here at the Jersey shore it is a hot, muggy, end-of-summer sort of day. Nothing exciting, nothing … Continue reading

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#1stNovelWoes

Three weeks ago I was absolutely over the moon because, drum roll please, I had finished the first draft of my first book. A four year project (well, really one year with three years of life getting in the way) that had … Continue reading

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PitchWars Wishes

This week the PitchWars mentees are going to be announced. Several of my writing friends have submitted to PW. I am living vicariously through their PW journeys this year. I hope to be in their shoes next year. They are talented … Continue reading

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Favorite Book Quote #1

Today I ran across one of my favorite book quotes of all time. It has stuck with me through the years and I can almost quote it verbatim. It is a beautiful paragraph. It contains the innocence of a child, … Continue reading

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