Monthly Archives: April 2011

T-Minus Two Nights, and Counting….

Ok, I’m up to just under 65,100 words.  I’m calling it a night.  I’d like to have gotten more down than I have tonight, but I’m beat.  On the bright side, tomorrow’s going to be an early day at work,

Posted in Writing Progress

And the Verdict is….

…no sale. I heard back from Weird Tales this evening.  They’re passing on my Zombie story.  Reads like a form rejection. 😦 Oh well, it’s about what I expected.  I looked up their stats on duotrope, and they reject over

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Posted in Masters of the Sun, Novels, Short Stories, Writing as a Business, Writing Progress

Xenophobia – or – Why do we hate that China is getting richer?

So I was reading the news a bit today, and I came across this story.  It’s about how the Chinese economy will overtake the US’s by 2016. Well pardon me but…DUH! Hello, McFly.  There are 1.5 billion Chinese.  1.5 BILLION.

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Posted in Economics, Politics

Over 60

With 1,762 words down tonight, I passed the 60,000 word mark on Masters this evening.  I beat my word count goal by 200 words, and remain on track to complete the work by the end of the month.  So I’m

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Posted in Masters of the Sun, Novels, Writing Progress


Got home to some good news tonight. As I’ve talked about before, I’ve had issues getting my act squared away when it comes to Smashwords.  It was a little frustrating having the ability to compile direct to .epub and .mobi from

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Posted in Writing as a Business

Game of Thrones Premier

Since I started talking about HBO’s new series, Game of Thrones, based on George R R Martin’s books, I guess I might as well comment on the first episode.  It just finished, and I gotta say: it rocked.  I might

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Posted in Books I Like, Movies

Literary Douchebags – or – My Critique of the New York Times Review of Game of Thrones

I got home from work early today.  While I did check in on the various social sites at the office (sue me), I didn’t catch the hubbub over the New York Times’ review of Game of Thrones until just now.

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Posted in Douchebaggery

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A bundle of 10 SF/F short stories

A Compilation of Five Short Novels

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A Modern Fantasy Novella

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