Character Writing Prompts

Thursday, November 7, 2013

I didn’t understand writing prompts or their purpose when I was younger. Maybe it’s because I always knew what I wanted to do even though I wasn’t aware…

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On Writing Swiftly

Wednesday, November 6, 2013

Sometimes I write quickly. Occasionally, when I write quickly, I write well. Most of the time, though, I don’t. I have to revise and re-revise and throw things…

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Stalking the Beast

Friday, November 1, 2013

My new book is out, NOW! You want monsters, monster slayers, death defying feats, a canny, intelligent female leader? Check out Stalking the Beast. It’s a standalone sequel…

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Vincennes Writer’s Festival

Wednesday, October 30, 2013

I don’t think I’ve ever turned the blog over to anyone else, but today I’m going to do so, because Judy Kratzner has said everything I’d say about…

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Writing Mistakes, Part 2

Tuesday, October 29, 2013

Well, I finally performed the proper web site magics to add Stalking the Beast to the Home Page book slider. I forgot how I had done it the…

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My List of Writing Mistakes

Friday, October 25, 2013

A month or so back I was contacted by a reader and fellow writer who’d heard about my mistakes list that I keep in my writing notebooks. She…

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Vance, Robert E. Howard, and the Role of Women

Monday, October 21, 2013

I’m  having trouble sleeping again, but this morning at least I’m putting it to use and am up early writing. I’ve got a lot of work to do…

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Mind Meld!

Wednesday, October 16, 2013

I was invited to join the Mind Meld this week at SF Signal, and along with some fine folks, I discourse at length about how speculative fiction changed…

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Writer at Work

Monday, October 14, 2013

Hulk  still wanting to smash story, so Hulk just post link today. Hulk hear good thing about Lone Wolf adventure books. Many free now, on the web, and…

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Out of the Mud

Friday, October 4, 2013

Wow, what a busy week. I was working on my truck until 9:00 Wednesday night and spent part of Thursday morning tinkering some more until I finally gave…

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