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For Goodness Sake: A Christmas Trifle

Here is a little Christmas ditty I came up with. Hopefully you enjoy it. — The Management For Goodness Sake I “Where do you get the ideas for your stories?” she asked him, her eyes bright over the lip of her champagne … Continue reading

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Review: Between the World and Me by Ta-Nehisi Coates

Between the World and Me by Ta-Nehisi Coates (9780812993547) : Spiegel & Grau (2015) In this era of “Black Lives Matter” and concerns of increased police violence, it has become increasingly difficult to contextualize the American Dream with the reality … Continue reading

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Be Free, My Children, Be Free

I know that you’ve been dying to know the current state of my fiction submissions, so here goes. I have two stories that I’m still shopping around to various markets. The rejection pile grows ever higher, but I’m still hopeful … Continue reading

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Review: Booklife by Jeff VanderMeer

Booklife: Strategies and Survival Tips for the 21st-Century Writer by Jeff VanderMeer (9781892391902): Tachyon Publications (2009) Most writing books focus on technique–the nuts and bolts of writing. Some even detail the ins and outs of publishing. But what sets Booklife … Continue reading

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Top Distractions of 2015

Top Posts The top three posts of 2015 included only one I wrote this year, Schoolyard Logic: Sad Puppies and the Hugos–and it was number three with only 66 views. The most viewed post of the year was Moon Over Wisconsin: Science … Continue reading

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