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The return of Pulsate

It’s here! :) My serialized story about a woman who is destined to hunt creatures is back.  As you may remember, last season ended with a huge fight between Asa and an Old Man vampire. For those who haven’t read … Continue reading

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Looking beyond Amazon

You all know how much I enjoy Amazon… as a company, as an innovator, the whole package.  I enjoy them and what they’ve done – and it’s not all related to publishing.    While Amazon is the biggest kid on … Continue reading

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Two points to make.

I had a rant planned, but I gave up on it.  I prefer to stay calm, here in the now, and enjoy life.  So I’m going to make two honest points here and let you all be.  I hope you … Continue reading

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My reason for outlining.

Up until last week, I hated outlines.  I never used them.  I never understood them.  And in their defense, I never tried to use them before. I always felt writing should be organic, free flowing, let the story come to … Continue reading

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eTLC feature The Devil’s Weekend!

This is a cool, new site.  And for my authors out there, they are offering their listings free for the moment.  So get on it. Taken from their site: Use eTLC to discover the work of independent (indie) authors. The … Continue reading

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Staring Down Editing

It’s a funny thing, editing, that is.  Our first draft, once finalized, in our minds is the masterpiece of a lifetime.  We can read it a dozen times or so after writing that first sentence and marvel at what have … Continue reading

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A great way to start the week.

When I type right here, right now, on this blog, I’m staring at a screen.  It’s hard to imagine any of you out there reading this… but I know you do because the stats tell me, as do the subscriptions. … Continue reading

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My broken watch.

Two years ago I bought this watch off Ebay. It was like $10. I wore it once, and it died a week later. I was in this cool writing image thing… I wanted to wear a lot of necklaces and … Continue reading

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One. Step. At. A. Time.

There isn’t a day that goes by that I don’t see the following threads…   (1)   $2.99 or $0.99 (2)   Should (or How Do) I Make My Book Free?   Each time I see this, I shake my head a … Continue reading

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Four Days Off Changed My Life

Four days off. What did I learn? What did I do? Well, it’s be a wild month for me, personally. But the personal details aren’t important. It’s the writing that is. And write I did. I’m really excited for the … Continue reading

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