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Happy New Year

It’s 2013 and I am still on hiatus from writing.  For those of you who are just tuning in, I decided to take a break from writing fiction a year and a half ago to go back to school so … Continue reading

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Terra Incognita

For those of you who don’t know, I’ve been on hiatus from writing since I decided to go back to school almost a year ago.  Maintaining my 4.0 GPA (yeah, I’m that guy) doesn’t leave much room for composing new … Continue reading

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Two Years

Photographs and memories, All the love you gave to me Somehow it just can’t be true That’s all I’ve left of you. –Jim Croce, “Photographs and Memories” When I was younger, around twelve or so, my parents would sometimes be out of … Continue reading

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Things I Will Eventually Write (If I Live Long Enough)

Most writers, myself included, have the same problems.  We don’t eat healthy food, we don’t exercise enough, we don’t get enough caffeine, and we sure as hell don’t get enough sleep.  Most of us are not lacking in ideas, knowledge, … Continue reading

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My Relay for Life Survivors’ Dinner Speech

I attended my second Relay for Life Survivors’ Dinner this evening and my wife and I enjoyed a good meal along with several inspirational stories of people dealing with cancer. Before last year’s dinner, my first since my cancer diagnosis … Continue reading

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Topical Tuesday—Imagination

(Yes, I know I’m posting this early on Wednesday, but as I worked late and haven’t been to bed yet, it’s still Tuesday to me.  Get over it.) Last weekend, I made my sojourn to Frankfort, Kentucky, for the annual … Continue reading

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Looking Back, Looking Ahead

Admittedly, I’m a little tardy posting my first entry of 2011.  January just seemed to slip by me.  In my defense, though, I’ve had a lot going on (more than usual), some of which I’ll talk about on here and … Continue reading

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A Quickie (Update, that is)

While I await the results of a few short stories out on submission and in between working on this year’s Christmas short stories and before I go back to work on one of my novels-in-progress, I thought I’d update here … Continue reading

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Happy Halloween!

To make up for my recent laziness in posting on here recently, I’m going to do something different to celebrate this grand holiday.  Still lazy, but a different kind of lazy. As those of you who follow regularly (yes, both … Continue reading

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Update on Projects on Which I’m Making No Progress

Here is a list of various things that I should be working on, but am not: —Project Supervillain.  Status:  In production.  This novel is stalled at almost 40,000 words.  I still work on it a couple of days a week, … Continue reading

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