Website Woes | Trial and Error

The website woes of maintaining a WordPress site and updating to Gutenberg. Read all the lessons learned. And Jetpack didn't help.

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Disabled Writers and Discrimination

Discrimination and Disabled Writers, Are you also struggling with the morality of a disabled character? You're not alone.

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Making Connections – Lily Blaze

Making connections with art and wiriting, my way. All under the pen name Lily Blaze. Art > Fiction > Screenwriting. Updates and excitement.

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Rewards | Lily Updates

Rewards and updates for Lily art and writing. Includes updates about screenwriting, the Aurora Award nomination, and new current photos.

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What is an Experimental Writer?

Experimental Writer. say that ten times in a row. Does it make any sense? I'm not convinced. Publisher's definitions vs readers needs.

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2019 Lily Author | Vagabond

How many projects can Lily work on in 2019? New novel WIP, the wild world of screenwriting, and getting paid for art.

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How Fast of a Writer Are You?

What kind of a writer are you? Slow or fast. Are you a crawling turtle or a speedy rabbit? What's your process for writing speed?

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Because Everyday is Halloween | My 2018 Costume

Are you experiencing Halloween blues? Revisit my 2018 costume pics and get back into a spooky mood. Soundtrack included and more!.

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2018 Internet Changes | A Non-Technical Guide

2018 Internet changes and what everyone needs to know. A npn-technical guide for independent creators and internet users.

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Paying Market | Dark Fiction | The Lily Bio

Paying market and other dark fiction news from Lily Blaze including an updated info. First horror short story sold in Polar Borealis!

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Writing a Serial Killer My Way | The Lonely Mr. Fish | Lily Author

Writing and finding a serial killer. The Lonely Mr. Fish, an exclusive horror short story by Lily Blaze, only found in Polar Borealis.

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I’d Rather Write | Lily Blaze | Neon Vagabond Blog

All the reasons why I'd rather write than create art full-time. The pros and cons of trying to be both a writer and an artist.

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WordPress + Jetpack Review and Tips

Have you ever wanted a reviwed and tips for WordPress and Jetpack that written in launguage you can understand? Read on..

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Free Tool for Independent Creators | Episode 11 | Independent Art Series

The last episode in the Independet Art Series, where I talk about free tools for writing, ebboks, and web images. Details included.

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Facebook Business Manager and How the Hell to (not) Use It

Facebook screwed up. Google failed. I wasted two days trying to figure out how to disable all this new shit after switching my Page to Business Manager. And,of course, Facebook never provides instructions. [...]

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February Updates, What I’m Doing, and The Evolution of Ideas

Yes, time for updates! Resolutions, website, Cottonseeds, and The Ash Garden. Site secuarity established. Are you willing to trust me?

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Timing is Ironic | New Year’s Resolution

Resolution. So... the internet happened. Resolutions and finishing your shit. A clean description that's censored by your local Facebook bot.

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How I Started Writing | From Artist to Author

I had a bad week. No, wait, let me start at the beginning. A very dark beginning. It was 2002. I was working two jobs, and started writing...

How Do You Describe the Muse? | Serious Question for Writers

Ever since I read Stephen King's On Writing: Memoir of a craft, I've been trying to figure out how to describe my muse.

The Tragically Hip | Courage | Tribute by Lily { Icons

Icons

One artist dealing the lost of icons and realizing that we haven't lost. We have gained more. Tribute that includes Tom Petty & Gord Downie.

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What If It Was You? | Flash Fiction

Flash fiction by Lily Blaze about an American and a Canadian based on world events as of 2017. Free to read, copy, and share.

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Streaming Eternally

Streaming Eternally is a commentary on the evolution of television from the past thirty years and online streaming today.

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My Memory of Ghost in the Shell

My memory and thoughts about Ghost in the Shell, both the original anime and the live action version. It was the best of time, and the worst of times.

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Artists! Stop Charging per Hour (and I’ll tell you why)

Artists! Stop charging per hour (and I'll tell you why). Stories from an experienced graphic designer showing how charging per project makes you more money.

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The Ash Garden Memory One

A post about The Ash Garden memory one, and a funny thing that happened many moons ago with a drug dealer. We laughed and laughed...

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A Hell of a Year End for Heroes

2016 - Hell of Year End for Heroes. A blog post deicated to rembering Lemmy, David Bowie, Prince, Leonard Cohen, and myself.

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TWD, Supernatural, and the Seventh Season End

TWD aka The Walking Dead, Supernatural, and a theory I call the Seventh Season End. See enough shows and you you start to see the pattern...

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Diversity, Or Lack Thereof

A review and rant about a Netflix movie that I couldn't bring myself to watch, because of absolute ignorance. The lack of diversity in media.

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On Being Canadian

The struggles of internet culture clash, and the hardship of being a Canadian writer and artist online. It's a daily struggle.

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Trees

A perspective article about about trees and how they manage to survive. A new road to fix an old problem in the modern world.

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How to Start a New Blog

How to start a blog for new writers and artists. How? I have no idea. Your guess is as good as mine. Lily Blaze, on starting a new blog.