Poésie de la Lune

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My Top 10 Songs of ESC 2017

Tonight’s the night: The Eurovision Song Contest is taking place in Kiev, Ukraine. I am really looking forward to this event, since I have followed ESC regularly since 2013, when my friend Tiziana from Scrabbled Rambles infected me with the ESC virus. 😉

This year some really great songs will be presented and I thought, I could show you my top 10 favorite songs of ESC 2017.

Here we go!

My Top 10 Songs of ESC 2017

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I’m Going On Hiatus

Hey everybody,

probably you have already noticed, that I wasn’t very active on this blog in the last few weeks. I just don’t have the energy to update this blog on a regular basis. That’s why I decided to go on hiatus for a while.

I need to step back a little at the moment and reduce stress, because my depression became worse during the last week.

I’ll be back in a few weeks with hopefully new ideas and motivation.

See you all soon!



Camp NaNoWriMo Update #3 – April 2017

This week was even worse than the last for my wordcount. I decreased my goal again from 35k to 30k. And I’m glad that I did it, because I was luckily able to reach this goal on Monday.


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Camp NaNoWriMo Update #2 – April 2017

Another week is over and we already reached the middle of Camp NaNoWriMo. The last week was not so good for me, I suffered from depression and lack of motivation. Besides, I got tired of the story and it’s no fun writing it anymore.


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Camp NaNoWriMo Update #1 – April 2017

Howdy folks,

it’s 8th April and the first week of Camp NaNoWriMo is already over. I was bleeding words on paper, sweating, crying, fighting – and all for one goal: reaching 50k words by the end of the month.

Time for a quick update so that you know how the camp is going for me this year.


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Writing Up Wednesday #7: The Craft of Writing

Howdy everyone,

nice to see you here again. Thanks for visiting my blog. Today we want to talk about writing again – together with Lizzy from The Bent Bookworm.

The topic of the new WUW is: The Craft of Writing.

Lizzy writes on her blog:

How do you learn? Some people insist writers are born, not made. Others say it takes years of learning from authors and teachers to perfect the art. What do you think? What have you done to learn your craft (or not)?

I will try to answer these questions in this blog post.


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Looking Back … March 2017

Another month, and with it the first quarter of 2017 has passed. It’s April and Camp NaNoWriMo finally begins. In the next few weeks you’ll receive regular Camp updates on Saturdays. But today, I want to look back and tell you what was going on in my life in March.

looking back march 2017

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Writing Up Wednesday #6: Wordcount

It’s another Wednesday, so it’s time for Writing Up Wednesday, hosted by Lizzy on her blog The Bent Bookworm.

This time it’s about the topic: Wordcount Woes.

Writers seem to either obsess over word count or ignore it altogether. Which are you? Why do you find it important or not?


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Camp NaNoWriMo Is Coming!

In one week it’s finally here: Camp NaNoWriMo in April 2017! I can’t wait to finally start writing again towards my goal of 50,000 words. For all of those who don’t know Camp NaNoWriMo yet, I want to explain what it is about.

Besides, I will introduce you to my this year’s project in April. Even though I have already done that a few weeks ago in my WUW post. But for those of you who haven’t read it, I want to do it again in this blog post and share some extra information.

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