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My Jackbooted Thug

So, I haven’t been doing much writing lately. The occasional blog post. Some witty retort on Twitter or Facebook. And that’s about it. I just haven’t had the urge or the motivation. Part of it has been the fact that … Continue reading

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Losing NaNoWriMo : Or I Learned to Stop Worrying & Love to Write

So..this was the third year I attempted the NaNoWriMo challenge (50,000 word novel in 30 days). And I failed. I managed to get a little over 28,000 words and just stopped. There were a couple of factors (illness, a friend’s … Continue reading

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NaNoWriMo: Throwing in the Towel

I’ve gotten about 28,000 words into my NaNoWriMo project…but I think I’m done. Put a fork in me. [Insert various quitter’s cliches here]. I could attribute my failure to a number of factors. I got ill for a couple of … Continue reading

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Spinning My Wheels

It’s been a little while since I blogged, or wrote anything, for that matter.  There just isn’t a lot going on ’round the old Serial Distractions Unicorn Spaying Station/Wheel-Alignment Shack/Roadhouse™ these days. I’m still writing reviews for Shroud Magazine Book … Continue reading

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A Good Day

I’ve been having a lot of bad writing days of late (big surprise).  No motivation.  Bad prose.  Lack of inspiration.  It sometimes makes me wonder why I’ve taken up the virtual pen. But sometimes, it takes just one bit of … Continue reading

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