30-Day Challenge
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30-Day Challenge

Horseshoes, Hand Grenades, and Writing . . . Right?

Barred by a technicality, close really is good enough

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So my initial goal was to write 30 posts in 30 days. Then I discovered that the actual challenge was about getting into different publications, so I added that to my to-do list.

I did write 30 posts in 30 days. And I did submit to over 30 publications. Alas, I was turned down a couple of times…




Become a better writer in 30 days with a writing challenge.

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Ilana Lydia

Ilana Lydia

A theater person/writer/reader of curiosities. A believer in wonder.

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