Dan McMinn

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Dan McMinn, Writer

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Joined: June 21, 2014
Last Visited: November 25, 2019

Writer Team

Write-a-Thon Team: Awkward Robots

Writer Bio

I attended Clarion in 2012. I am currently in the Stonecoast MFA in Writing, specializing in Popular Fiction. Both of those experiences are slowly, ever-so-slowly, honing my craft.

Writing Style

I love non-human POVs. I tend to concentrate first on plot and second on character. I care about making what I write approachable and, if possible, funny.

Writing Goal

I want to finish the first draft of a short story for the sixth Awkward Robots (Clarion Class of 2012) anthology, The Indigo Volume (http://awkwardrobots.org/). I've got a 9-year-old and a 4-year-old, so your contributions and my commitment to keeping my promise to you are probably the only things that could get me through the draft in time.

Fundraising Goal

I'd like to raise $200 for Clarion while working on my writing this summer.


writing goal:
1 short stories written

progress:

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