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Writing Sample 6: Paraphrasing

Note: This was an exercise on paraphrasing and simplifying that I did during a writing workshop.

A large number of people enjoy reading murder mysteries regularly. 528 more words

Murder Mysteries

The Dark Mirror Murder, part 1

Setting: An imposing Georgian house in the West Country, white stucco fronted and full of curios and family history. The property welcomes many visitors, who come to see both the house and the shrubs – some poisonous – and herb gardens, tennis court, lawns, peach house and fountains. 1,272 more words

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Goodreads Giveaway

The giveaway for the Devil’s cold dish ends in a little over a week. Thus far, I have about 500 entries for twenty copies.

I haven’t been on top of the promotion: I am moving and what a grueling process it is. 39 more words

Murder Mysteries

MURDOCH MYSTERIES - CSI in turn-of-the century Toronto

Murdoch Mysteries is a Canadian crime show which may appeal to a lot of sci-fi/fantasy readers. The hero, William Murdoch, solves crimes on the cusp of the 20th Century in Toronto. 156 more words

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Whatever Happened to Finish That Novel May?

So I wrote part of a blog post at work today, not a Mohawk Valley adventure but a silly commentary, and I did not think it was contemptible.  328 more words


a beautiful blue death

The Facts

A Beautiful Blue Death by Charles Finch
Connor rates it: 3.5/5

It is a truth universally acknowledged that a lady in possession of a fondness for mystery novels must always be in search of another series. 730 more words


So I've Been Thinking...

Duck and cover, everyone! My brain is on the run again!

Now on to the serious part…

For the past week, I’ve been giving a lot of thought to the future. 463 more words

Days Of The Kill