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Famous Name: Winifred

Famous Namesake
Ramadan finished on July 18, and recently we saw a story in the news mentioning converts to Islam. That gave me the idea to cover one of Australia’s early Muslim converts. 1,345 more words

Famous Namesakes

Some sneaky names

Don’t we all have a pen name of some sort? My own nom de plume “H.A.L” of course is derived from Heuristically programmed ALgorithmic computer. 702 more words

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Women's Fiction vs Paranormal Romance


As a fan of reading and writing contemporary women’s fiction/romance, and paranormal romance, I’m curious as to how other people feel about authors who write in more than one genre. 136 more words


The Pen Name Thing

Hey, everyone! I recently realized that I’ve had this blog since November of 2014, but I have yet to explain the title, “L.C. Woodbury.” Like it says in my bio, that’s not my real name. 269 more words



What’s in a Name?  I asked myself this question not too long ago, reasoning that the name Brenda Poulos might not be so memorable. Maybe I’d need something shorter, flashier, similar to some other well-known person… I’d piggy-back off of their fame… 367 more words


Revisions and pen names

The long list for the Historical Novel Society’s New Historical Novel award was posted on July 2nd. My entry, Mermaid’s Courage, was not among them. I admit, I was more than a little bummed by it. 1,323 more words