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Writing Spies: Five Dos and Don’ts

Piper is back to guest post once more. I’m scrambling to catch up after being flattened from travel/work. Le sigh. Also have to get my NaNo tools together. 1,188 more words

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NaNoWriMo: Know Your Weapons!

I’m once again letting Piper hijack my blog to talk about a subject near and dear to me—GUNS. Chances are, many of you are writing thrillers or suspense or knitting books that involve FIREARMS. 1,488 more words

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America is Not a Location

By Piper Bayard

America is not a location. America is an ideal. It is the dream of a country in which freedom is paramount, and it is secure because the government is the servant of the people. 1,289 more words

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KokkieH Reviews Firelands: A Post-Apocalyptic Tale by Piper Bayard

Eighty years in the future, America has devolved into a totalitarian theocracy. The ruling Josephites clone the only seeds that grow in the post-apocalyptic climate, allowing their Prophet to control who eats and who starves.

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Firelands by Piper Bayard

Firelands has a lot going for it, including an interesting setting, fast-paced plot and compelling characters.  This is a believable story of the aftermath of a horrific natural disaster and what happens when one group ends up with too much power. 335 more words

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