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Weekly Writing Quote

Inspiration to start off your weekend

“It is perfectly okay to write garbage – as long as you edit brilliantly”

 – C.J. Cherryh

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Writing Tips

Foreigner Universe - Book 3: Inheritor - By C. J. Cherryh

Nadi Jared,

I still question his sanity…. but Bren Cameron may not be that bad of a character after all.

Title: Inheritor
Series: Foreigner Universe; Book 3… 423 more words


Sunday Quotables

Anyone else spend way too much time trying to write the perfect sentence and then berating themselves for writing garbage? Well, I’m starting to think that’s ridiculous. 29 more words


Short story: Fronting by C. J. Cherryh from The Book of Swords, edited by George R. R. Martin and Gardner Dozois. Recommended.

Poem: God is President, She is the Rose of the World by Ana Božičević, listened to on the Poem of the Day podcast, from January 2018. 24 more words

The Ray Bradbury Challenge

Book Review - The Pride of Chanur by C.J. Cherryh

Goodreads Synopsis:

No one at Meetpoint Station had ever seen a creature like the Outsider. Naked-hided, blunt toothed and blunt-fingered, Tully was the sole surviving member of his company — a communicative, spacefaring species hitherto unknown — and he was a prisoner of his discoverer/ captors the sadistic, treacherous kif, until his escape onto the hani ship The Pride of Chanur. 502 more words

Book Reviews

EMERGENCE by C.J. Cherryh

A new review over at Tor.com:

If you’re new to the Foreigner series, this is not the place to start. (The best advice is to start at the beginning, or else at book four, …

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