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Why Should You Save Everything You Write?

I save absolutely everything. Always.

The above picture is actually my stack of journals, starting in the year 2000 and spanning through today. I was 10 when I started writing, both fiction and in journals, and I have maintained the “wordsmithing” – and the paper hoarding – habit for the last fifteen years. 904 more words


New book cover drafts

I have started on my next collection of poems. Though I do have the basic contents compiled, this time I am focusing on the cover first. 12 more words


mail call

a teensy selection of the two hundred and twenty-two draft cards that reached one j4 operative today (coming from two others)


A Book to Bed and a Book to Rise

With about thirty minutes to spare before the Tampa Bay-Boston baseball game commenced, and an hour ahead of my weekly radio appearance on South Carolina SportsTalk, I put a fourth novel to bed. 752 more words


Book Hauls, The Holidays, And Drafts

Greetings all! I come all the way from Holiday Heaven, where I’ve been basking in the joy of binge-watching anime, reading Wattpad books, and generally not doing much at all. 1,278 more words