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Victoria Minks

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in Oklahoma City, The United States
October 26, 1997

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Victoria Minks grew up as a third culture kid, enjoying the life of a foreigner in four different locations in Japan and traveling all across the United States twice with her family. This has instilled in her a love of travel and adventure, and while she is currently attending college in the northern woods of Michigan, she is eagerly anticipating her next adventure and location in life.

An avid bookworm ever since she can remember, she has cultivated a desire for telling stories since a young age, and still has hoards of old manuscripts from her first 15 years of life that she's too embarrassed to show anybody but too sentimental to throw out. These papers hidden in attic boxes are a timeline of her growth in the area of writing through
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Victoria Minks I'm really bad at how I deal with writer's block. The thing is, I never get writer's block where I'm completely stuck on everything... I tend to get…moreI'm really bad at how I deal with writer's block. The thing is, I never get writer's block where I'm completely stuck on everything... I tend to get more like, temporarily stuck on one project, and get gung-ho about a different one, or a new idea, or something. Normally I just work those bugs out by doing something else for a while, whether it's actually thinking through a new plotline, or making a music playlist, or reading, or hitting the treadmill...and then I'll get back to my work with a fresh vigor. ;) The problem is when it goes on for a longer time and I'm getting my head into too many projects at once. :P(less)
Victoria Minks I guess it's knowing that I'm making a difference. In small ways, of course--but it could grow bigger. Also, drinking coffee and doing what I love…moreI guess it's knowing that I'm making a difference. In small ways, of course--but it could grow bigger. Also, drinking coffee and doing what I love best--telling stories-- is essentially me hard at work. :P (less)
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I just wanted to let you all know that I recently redesigned and revamped my blog/website! I'm super excited about it and if you've not seen yet, be sure to check it out: www.victoriaminks.com.

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“In Britain, a cup of tea is the answer to every problem.
Fallen off your bicycle? Nice cup of tea.
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Victoria Minks Seneca wrote: "Your new profile pic is gorgeous, Victoria!"

Aw thank you! :)


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Els Your new profile pic is gorgeous, Victoria!


Victoria Minks Bethany wrote: "Thank you for accepting my friend request, Victoria! :-)"

Glad to connect, Bethany! :)


Bethany Thank you for accepting my friend request, Victoria! :-)


Victoria Minks Willowy wrote: "Thank you so much for accepting my friend request! You sound like an amazing, happy person---and it seems like we have a lot in common. :)"

Aw, thank you! :) That's so neat that we were both saved at five. The Lord is so good! Looking forward to getting to know you better. :) Have a lovely day!


Willowy Whisper P.S. I was also born again at the age of five! :) What a might Savior we serve. :)


Willowy Whisper Thank you so much for accepting my friend request! You sound like an amazing, happy person---and it seems like we have a lot in common. :)


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