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How To Write When You Don’t Feel Like It

How To Write When You Don’t Feel Like It

Are you planning to participate in NaNoWriMo in November? Do you have days where writing is the last thing you want to do?  The reality of it is, if you want to win at Nano, you’re probably going to be writing every single day of the month, and the likelihood that you feel like writing […]

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Camp NaNoWriMo April 2021 Goals

Camp NaNoWriMo April 2021 Goals

Camp NaNoWriMo is coming up in April, so it’s time to start thinking about whether you want to participate and what you’ll be working on. Camp is different from the main event for National Novel Writing Month in November, because you can choose your own goal, rather than having to write a full 50,000 words […]

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Sometimes You Need to Change Plans…

Sometimes You Need to Change Plans…

I know I talk about goal-setting a lot here at Heart Breathings, but what happens if you fall behind on your plans? Do you totally reset everything? Keep going? What if something needs to change? I’m talking about that in today’s vlog, because I recently realized I needed to make a major shift in my […]

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My New Cloth & Paper Agenda Cover

My New Cloth & Paper Agenda Cover

I have been waiting for the perfect reason to purchase one of these gorgeous Cloth and Paper leather planners, and I am excited to share this flipthrough with you today. If you’re not familiar with the brand, Cloth and Paper is known for minimal, neutral planners, covers, and accessories. Her site is mostly filled with […]

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I Finished The Most Difficult Book I’ve Ever Written

I Finished The Most Difficult Book I’ve Ever Written

Every book is different, which means that each book comes with its own unique challenges and struggles. This book? This was the toughest one yet for me, for so many reasons. If you were following me on The NaNoWriMo Diaries, you saw how hard I worked to finish my book Fate’s Surrender. I wanted to […]

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A Moment in Time [The NaNoWriMo Diaries]

A Moment in Time [The NaNoWriMo Diaries]

NaNoWriMo 2020 is over! How did you do? Here are the last of the Diaries for November and you can watch them all here in the NaNoWriMo Diaries playlist. Day 25: Almost 15,000 Words! Hotel Writing Vlog Day 26: A Story Breakthrough & Chatting About HB90 Day 27: I’m Not Giving Up! Day 28: Down […]

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Have you won NaNoWriMo? It’s the final stretch!!

Have you won NaNoWriMo? It’s the final stretch!!

Wow, what a week. I conquered my goal of 50,000 words this month for NaNoWriMo – my first win in three years! It feels good, but I still have a ways to go before my book is turned in on Monday. How is your writing going? National Novel Writing Month is almost over – only […]

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The HB Notebook Challenge and Another Week in the NaNoWriMo Diaries

The HB Notebook Challenge and Another Week in the NaNoWriMo Diaries

How is your NaNoWriMo going? It’s been another rollercoaster week here. But we are over the hump now and the end is in site! The life of a writer… it may seem all sunshine and roses, but there are cloudy days and roses sometimes have thorns. For me, this week has been a little of […]

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Last week on The NaNoWriMo Diaries…

Last week on The NaNoWriMo Diaries…

Welcome to the second week of the NaNoWriMo Diaries, my daily vlog where I talk about the experience of writing a brand new novel for NaNo, at the same time as publishing another, as well as being a mom and an entrepreneur. (And if you wonder how, I explain it all in the Day 9 […]

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New EC Haul & The NaNoWriMo Diaries!

New EC Haul & The NaNoWriMo Diaries!

So many exciting things are happening this month! If you’ve started NaNo, how things are going with you so far? Let me know in the comments! As many of you know, I have been doing daily (or nightly, really 😊) vlogs for NaNoWriMo, called the NaNoWriMo Diaries. If you haven’t been able to check them […]

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Sarra Cannon

Hi, I'm Sarra!

I have been self-publishing my books since 2010, and in that time, I've sold well over half a million copies of my books. I'm not a superstar or a huge bestseller, but I have built an amazing career that brings me great joy. Here at Heart Breathings, I hope to help you find that same level of success. Let's do this.

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