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Over at DeadDarlings we’ve been embracing the fickle weather patterns by getting lost in good pages. Whatever mood you are in – ready for summer getaways or holding out for the last snow days of the season, we’ve got you covered. Check out some of our favorite posts from January.

Be a hero at home

Lisa Birk shared how she and other parents are Making it Work: 4 Tips for Squeezing Writing between Job, Kids, Life.

Get away

Carol Gray provides practical tips for building a world of your own imagination in Six Tips for Building a Fantasy World.

Find beauty in the winter chill

Kim Libby reflects on Ordinary Time during the dark gray days of winter with advice on how writers can give life and light to ordinary moments.

Get cozy

Kelly Ford shares the importance of home and power of family-focused narratives that evolved from her love of summertime Fireside Stories

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