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a not so distant future where one struggles for gasoline

Finished Kharma Part 12 revisions.

Working on two short story revisions this week (MiLK and White Elephant in the Blue Room). Both are just about 5k words so that’s different lately. 391 more words

Writing

The Notebook

No. Not the movie. This is not that kind of blog.  I’m talking about the one elusive entity that is single-handedly getting me through the arduous revision process.   509 more words

Revisions

Revisions and Revisions

The sudden noise of a slammed door cracked like thunder and reverberated throughout the silent, summer night; save for the hum of crickets and the soft boom of loudspeakers fading in and out from a party somewhere near. 245 more words

Much Sand in the Sandbox!

So, just stopping by to say hi…

AND I FINISHED THE FIRST DRAFT OF DOORS, BOOK 3: THE DARK TRAVELER!

That’s all.

No big deal. 399 more words

Thoughts

Chapter One

I thought I’d written chapter one already.  All the way back in October, to be exact, as part of a  development exercise for one of my protagonists, A.   331 more words

Revisions

Through Stranger Eyes to the first beta readers

Through Stranger Eyes is now at the hands of the first betas. I’m really curious what mistakes each will find and how they’ll deal with the questionnaire I sent them. 253 more words

Writing

The Great Cut: A blog about novel revision

One of the most necessary and difficult parts about writing is revision, especially when it entails a significant cut in word count.

Recently, I completed a High Fantasy novel of 172,000 words.   158 more words

High Fantasy