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And Then I Received This

My forthcoming book, Through All The Plain, is due out in the next few weeks. I received this endorsement from Logan Mehl-Laituri, a thoughtful writer, thinker, activist, and veteran:  118 more words


I would absolutely love to be fortunate enough to be able to just WRITE. Only write. Sit at home all day, writing, researching publishing, networking, reading on writing, etc. 260 more words

YA Buccaneers Spring Bootcamp Monday Check-in #8

Whew! It’s been a busy week. Mostly a busy month. 

My goals for the last week were another chapter on Five of Hearts (on Twitter, I’m calling it 5oH!) and a short story for Magicballoonbook. 292 more words

Dealing with Rejections, and Knowing When to Quit

I’d rather fail doing what I love, than succeeding at something I hate.

Call me an idiot, but I’m just telling you the truth.

Writing is a life of rejection. 1,016 more words



Flesh begets flesh,
Life is lived,
Then death is here
And flesh begets earth.


Thoughts On Confessions II

Thoughts on Augustine of Hippo’s The Confessions, Books X-XIII: 

Augustine’s interpretative and semiotic approach is nuanced, multivocal, and, at times, strikingly modern. For him, multiple interpretations are not only acceptable, but also preferred, so long as the interpreter first attends to the author’s intended meaning. 238 more words

Benjamin John Peters

Gavin's Love Story Part IX

Felicity had grown accustom to the shackles as she moved about the house.  She cleaned the kitchen slowly and made sure that each nook and cranny was given attention.  1,155 more words

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