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National Novel Writing Month

November is National Novel Writing Month.  I just signed up and am a bit nervous as the longest story I’ve written is a junior fiction chapter book with a total of 7300 words.   177 more words

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New Release! Intentional Haunting!

Hey, Folks!

Just in time for Halloween, I bring you my latest Teen horror novel, Intentional Haunting!

Think of it as Stephen King for the John Green fans. 266 more words

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The first review is in for Rogue of An Dinas!

Well, I’ve got my first review for the novel I published last week.

If you like my writing, here’s what my first reviewer had to say: 174 more words


The League of Frightened Men

The second Nero Wolfe novel was published in 1935.  I read the previous Rex Stout effort and so was really excited to get my hands on this book. 669 more words


The 5 Essential Story Ingredients

I love this Steven James article and am sharing it here in my blog. Here, he is breaking down the 5 ingredients of story-telling. Great stuff! 2,825 more words


We Are All Completely Besides Ourselves by Karen Joy Fowler

This book was my first Karen Joy Fowler but I’m glad I picked this one to start. I have a soft spot for sister stories- whether it be the sisters on Austen novels, the freaky sisters in The… 594 more words


Irksome Things in Game of Thrones

I’m talking only of the Game of Thrones television show which I’ve been binge-watching recently. As far as I can tell, these “problems” are liberties taken by the show (I read all the books a while ago, so I may be wrong). 524 more words