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Book Review: The White Dragon and a Teen Boy Who Gets Away with Too Much

Now, it’s been a while since my last Anne McCaffrey novel, having read Dragonquest near December or November of 2011. The next book in the series, … 1,077 more words


Inspirational Writing Quote #9: Anne McCaffrey

This week’s wonderful writing quote comes from Anne McCaffrey, the famous writer behind the Dragonriders of Pern series.

Tell the readers a story! Because without a story, you are merely using words to prove you can string them together in logical sentences.


Meeting the Authors of Romance Weekly

And it’s Wednesday, time to meet another of our Romance Weekly authors. And it’s Steven Mitchell sharing a little about himself and his work.

Thank you so much for having me today, Sarah. 620 more words


Update 6-29-14

I’ve not written for awhile, work stress mostly. A co-worker is supposed to have been quiting for 4 weeks now, and I’ve been attempting to train her replacement. 102 more words


Target goal: 25,000 words

Target daily goal: 775 words

Today’s word count: 1,036

Total words written: 3,007

Today was a slow writing day, even though I wrote more than my daily quota. 433 more words

The Craft

Target goal: 25,000 words

Target daily goal: 775 words

Today’s word count: 775

Total words written: 1,971

One of the challenges I’ve found in writing sci fi/spec fic is making it futuristic, yet identifiable and understandable. 308 more words

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Dragonquest (Pern #2): A Review

Dragonquest is the second book in the Pern series by Anne McCaffrey. It is the continuing story of the Dragonriders of Pern and their battle against the Threads that fall from the sky. 222 more words