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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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My Camp NaNoWriMo July 2020 Goals And Plan

My Camp NaNoWriMo July 2020 Goals And Plan

Anyone else feeling like they need a little bit of writing joy in their lives right now? I know that I personally can feel like what’s going on in the world is so important, I need to be plugged in 24/7. Unfortunately, what that ends up doing is draining me and making me suuuuper stressed […]

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5 Ways To Support Black Authors

5 Ways To Support Black Authors

I am so excited to start a discussion today about how we can actively work to support Black authors in our community. Today, I have five tips for how we can all follow to start making a difference immediately. In my video linked below, I have started out with a brief discussion of how algorithms […]

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Real Day In The Life Of A Writer Mom

Real Day In The Life Of A Writer Mom

It’s such a busy time of year for everyone, but it feels especially true this year for me with little 3-month-old Evie at home. So, how am I getting it all done? Watch today’s “DITL” vlog to get a glimpse into how my planning helps me to get more done and still spend lots of […]

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The Heart Breathings Notebook Challenge

The Heart Breathings Notebook Challenge

I’m sure most of you have heard of this by now, but at the beginning of the year, I challenged myself to use a notebook each month in 2019. This was inspired by my notebook collection video last year where I realized I’d been hoarding over 100 notebooks! Now, this was a collection that had […]

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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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