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Landing succeeded smoothly – always a great relief – and the beautiful semi-Polynesian hostesses had made the flight more than bearable.  Making my way through customs and quarantine was a breeze.   496 more words


Almost there, but not quite…

My my… It has been such a long time since I have sequestered myself into a small room to think about updating people on the happenings in my small, pitiful book world. 1,128 more words


Gold Coast Writers Festival - boots 'n' all

I love an excuse to spend a day on the Gold Coast. This week it wasn’t the beautiful beaches and funky restaurants that got me there, it was an invitation to get creative with a bunch of aspiring young writers. 634 more words


Space Tater Tots For All! (Or Revising Story Arcs)

One of the whole points of the experiment is to be able to discard plot arcs that aren’t working so that I can move to more interesting writing experiences. 284 more words

Out of the Maze

Conventional wisdom states that a book must open with a passage from the most current time period of a story, but that’s not my comfort level. 675 more words

Sharon Pratt