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Getting Things Off My Mind

…the nagging thoughts that wake me up two hours before I want to be up.

First, I have to recommend a book, Dark Beyond the Stars… 379 more words

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The Long View: Genre Markets for Novelettes & Novellas

If you regularly submit short stories to genre markets, you’ve no doubt learned the longer your story the fewer publishers who will accept it. This post isn’t meant be a condemnation of longer stories, but it is beneficial to understand where many genre markets stand on novelettes and novellas. 927 more words


In the Lair of the Bloody Handed - Part Nine

A much larger group accompanied them on the return journey than had left two days earlier. While some of those freed had gone their own ways, seeking out family who had been captured and taken to other camps and villages that Keturhi had controlled, most followed Artor, wanting to see Keturhi pay for what she had done to them.

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Sensitive: Chapter Three

From the start, she was atypical, and I didn’t have sufficient training to deal with the anomalous abilities she displayed. Of course, no else did either and better me to protect her. 766 more words

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Dead End - Chapter 1: Night Games

I’m not entirely sure why I always do this to myself. To say I’m absolutely bloody knackered is an understatement. What time is it? What does it matter? 1,871 more words

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The Sleepers of the Marsh - Part Seven

The band of mercenaries forded forward through the waters of the marsh, following in the wake of the burning footsteps that walked across the surface of it.

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NaNoWriMo 2016

I don’t know how NaNoWriMo works, but I’m doing it anyway.  I made a page and entered my “novel.”  I hope through participation to learn as I go. 332 more words

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