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Fantasy

Appreciate a Dragon Day

Dragons have been a part of my life for as long as I can remember. My father told us bedtime stories about an unusual dragon he met while boating in Lake Michigan. My parents were Peter, Paul, and Mary fans, … Continue reading

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A Glimpse into the Process for But a Pretty Bauble

Belated update? I did finally finish the last steps of But a Pretty Bauble this week. The second draft ending word count is just shy of 80k at 79,841. In case you’re curious, besides a spell check in which I … Continue reading

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Coma Wedding

Okay, I know it’s been a while since I gave a real update for Coma Wedding. But a Pretty Bauble was the higher priority project and I’m lousy at updating. But here’s the thing. Coma Wedding is rolling along merrily. … Continue reading

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But a Pretty Bauble Edit Is DONE!

Today signals the end of the first edit pass on But a Pretty Bauble.  All told, it was pretty easy, though I do have doubts about the overall, and about the ending in specific. Am I ready to release it … Continue reading

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But a Pretty Bauble Edit Update

As a writer, I find myself gaining comfort in the oddest things. Today, I made myself cry. Not outright balling, but a tightened chest and watery eyes as the words on the page twisted my heart.   Now this is a novel … Continue reading

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