Monthly Archives: May 2011

Sample Sunday

After I got musically inspired, I thought about my new story idea and realized I need to do a LOT of research if I want to do the story right.  So I’m getting started on that.  But in the meantime,

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I get inspiration from funny places sometimes.  I guess I shouldn’t be surprised that a lot of the time music is one of those places.  My folks started me on the violin when I was three.  When I was thirteen

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I came across a this article at the Wordplay blog this afternoon.  It reminded me of an article Brad R Torgersen wrote the other day about writing honestly. I’ve read similar advice about writing honestly in many other places.  But

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Unproductive? Not really….

Wow.  I’ve gotten almost no writing done in the last two weeks.  1800 words toward a short story, that’s it. But that’s ok.  In reality, I was probably not going to get anything done during this time, however I may

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Posted in Family, Post Production, Writing Progress


Well, my rant the other day caught some interest.  Yesterday I got the most hits ever on this blog.  Hopefully I haven’t made any eternal enemies.  :P So the first of the folks who are reading Masters sent me some

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…and the scams just keep on coming.

Over the last week, Dean Wesley Smith and his wife, Kristine Kathryn Rusch, have made a bunch of awesome blog posts about the state of publishing in general, and agents in particular. Kris’ post is here. Deans posts are here, here

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New E-Publishing Opportunities….or not?

The other day, one of my Facebook contacts had a guest post from a lady who very happily told everyone how she got her books published through a couple of  e-publishers.  She was very upbeat, happy, and proud of her

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Prelude to The Pericles Conspiracy

Thought-Provoking and Action-Packed SciFi Thriller

A Fun, Action-Filled Fantasy Adventure

Glimmer Vale Chronicles #2 - A Sword & Sorcery Murder-Mystery

Glimmer Vale Chronicles #3 - A Winter Rescue Goes Terribly Wrong

Post-Apocalyptic Fantasy Adventure.

A bundle of 10 SF/F short stories

A Compilation of Five Short Novels

A Compilation of Five Short Novels

5 Short Stories

Exciting Sci Fi/Horror Novella

Valor vs Magic...and the Undead

A Modern Fantasy Novella

A safari to a distant star to hunt Dragons

SciFi Novelette

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