Tag Archives: Publishing

A Little Bit o’ This ‘n That

Well, I haven’t been idle. I have been writing…then trying to write…then living. For a while there I was doing pretty good on my newest effort, which is now over 52,000 words. I’m shooting for 80,000, hoping to stay away … Continue reading

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Harsh Critic

I am an extremely critical reader. There is very little that I find I like anymore…or perhaps (from my point of view) there is so much to not like out there. And to have to read them…even first pages…would be … 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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Where Am I?

Where am I? Well…I’ve got a few chainsaws in the air (for the record, yes, I did use to juggle…some…not chainsaws). I had begun work on my next novel. However, as I did I’d heard from AuthorHouse that my first … Continue reading

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Freefallin’

I’ve done three static-line skydives, never done the freefall, but still was intrigued with the possibilities detailed within this story. It still gives me the heebie-jeebies re-reading it. Yeah. My palms are still sweating…. This story originally appeared in Black … Continue reading

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Blondie’s

This story originated from a situation when my then-girlfriend and I had to take shelter from a heinous and torrential downpour back in the summer of 1984. Brenda and I had been driving back in separate cars to North Dakota … Continue reading

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St. Vincent

I follow a belief system that is not traditional. I don’t say I follow “XYZ” because I don’t like attributing labels to what I believe in. But some of its concepts can be quite a reach for many: that we … Continue reading

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