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My First COSine 2020

I finally attended my first-ever COSine convention, January 17 – 19, 2020. I’d been interested in it for many years, but thought it was only for Science Fiction/Fantasy/Horror (SF/F/H) types (my work isn’t typically categorized in these genres; I’m more … Continue reading

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COSine 2020

I am attending my first COSine this weekend! Here is a list of the participants and their bios. Here is the schedule. I am moderating one panels and sitting on two others, as well as attending a book signing:   … Continue reading

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The Need For Speed—Is Faster Better?

I recently read an article by about writing fast—a book every two weeks. And I have to admit to a sense of…utter disbelief…and it really got my panties in a bunch. I do not normally talk trash about other authors … Continue reading

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I Am Finding That…

…as I work on my new book…I find that I’m really having fun thinking about it. Like actually just sitting around and coming up with new… “vignettes”…to add to it…working out probable stories…shifting them around…. As I try to outline, … Continue reading

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Book Buzz Promotional Tour Analysis

I’d mentioned in a previous post that I’d signed up for a BookBuzz (BB) promotional tour. I did this in December 2018 and January 2019. It was called the “Book Blitz” promotional tour, and involved BB promoting a book of … Continue reading

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Thank You, Mr. Meltzer!

Brad Meltzer, historian, author, and TV personality, just tweeted Do The Dead Dream?, in support of new authors! A mutual friend of ours, Tron Simpson, was extremely instrumental in getting this to happen, and I am so honored that Tron … Continue reading

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Heading up To MileHiCon50!

Once more, here’s my itinerary: October 19, 2018, (Friday) Group Reading and Discussion: Fantastical Prose – Mesa Verde C, 6 p.m. Horror of Technology (moderating) – Mesa Verde C, 8 p.m. October 20, 2018 (Saturday) The Reading Game – Grand … Continue reading

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Longevity

I was asked to pen a post for the Pikes Peak Writers (PPW) blog about longevity and writing. I didn’t want to just write a straightforward article, so I came up with the following: https://www.pikespeakwriters.com/2018/07/longevity/ PPW also posted about my … Continue reading

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Stylized Violence—Stories of Science Fiction

I have been watching the new AMC production of James Cameron’s Story of Science Fiction. And to be honest, I don’t buy a common thread throughout the extended dialogue: that writers and directors are writing and creating all these nasty, … Continue reading

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Mountain of Authors at Pikes Peak Library District – 2018

Last Saturday, May 5, I attended my third Colorado Springs Mountain of Authors (MOA). At this point it is my only author gig for the year. I do not plan on attending MILEHICON, and I’ve heard nothing about Denver’s Comic … Continue reading

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