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D.R.I.N.K. - The Lazy Writers Guide to Preptober

So, it’s about a week until the beginning of November and although you’ve said no fewer than five times on various social media that you’re going to participate in NaNoWriMo this year – and not only participate but PREPARE – you still haven’t done anything yet. 344 more words


Escape Within

I want to crawl into my page

pull the covers up

turn on the flashlight

and disappear from the

world for a long, long

time. 126 more words

Thank you

Thank you twitter followers; I broke 2000.


Voice in the Cemetary

My wife was out of town all weekend.  My kids and I got to hang out.  I’m going to need a month to recover.  Tonight we’re going to the archives with a tale of fright, fear, and the lengths we go to for…something.  418 more words


Dreams on the Wind

Autumn comes to lull
Summer fast to sleep
as dreams fly about
like leaves on the wind,
and Summer wakes to yawn,
then sleeps again, 8 more words


Invalid Cooking: The Doctor in the Kitchen

I’ve written before about a cookery writer and radio personality, Mrs Arthur Webb who toured the country meeting housewives form across Britain, giving advice on cooking and collecting their recipes too, traditional old recipes, maybe hundreds of years old. 381 more words


Why I Write Fantasy: A Suitcase of Treasures, Part 2

Last week, I wrote about the green suitcase in our garage that yielded two world-changing books, the first of which was Nine Princes in Amber… 739 more words