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Spotify Enemies of Peace Playlist

If you loved Enemies of Peace and just can’t get enough, or if you want to check out the songs I listened to while I was writing the book check out the Spotify playlists.



Transcribing mundane occurrences seems a contemporary habit, one that technology has enabled and expanded through digital connectivity, but this type of writing is about four hundred years old. 358 more words

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stuff and things...the life of a writer

When you write for a living, both in your day job and on the side, a minor injury that limits your time on a keyboard can sideline you a lot longer than seems reasonable.  318 more words


It's not about greed, but the ability to keep doing what we love

I work in many creative art forms. I teach voice lessons to a select few, which requires me to seek out vocal music for my students to learn. 306 more words

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October '17, Briefly

What have I been up to this past month, you ask?

Just getting into the holiday spirit!


Taylor Yeristan has been at war with Santa’s nefarious helpers for over a decade. 216 more words


On Writing

In stories, each being exists in three forms; fact, sensation and potential366 more words


Army Leaders: Combat Advisor “Long Tab” not long enough

By Johnny Nytrane

As the Army came under fire this month over the controversial new beret of its premier Security Forces Assistance Brigade (SFAB), a new point of controversy has arisen, this time involving the length of the unit’s Combat Advisor Tab. 535 more words

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