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writing

Book Feel

It’s been a while.  I’ve been meaning to post here more regularly, but between work (like the for-pay type that steals souls and crushes spirits, but feeds the family while I pursue my writing dream-type), a sick cat, spring cleaning and a heavy, heavy dose of editing (second draft in two months!), I’ve had to …

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Unfinished Projects

You know who worries me? George R.R. Martin.  He’s not exactly a young man.  His weight is excessive which likely causes him all kinds of problems.  And he doesn’t seem to be in too much of a hurry to finish the Song Of Fire And Ice. There’s every chance we never see the ending for …

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Pretense

I’ve always hated pretension.  The intentional obscuring of some “deeper truth” through “clever” means is anathema to everything I am. My whole life, I’ve played devil’s advocate.  You say the sky is blue, I’ll point out that at night, it’s black, and that we shouldn’t get so stuck on our dogma.  I’ll point out it’s …