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“…Where do you think I found it?”

So, because someone on Pinterest shared a link to some essay that I want but am not willing to pay three dollars for (it’s only twelve pages long, and I may already know all the actual information contained therein), I … Continue reading

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“Who knows what weirdness lurks in the minds of fiction writers…?”

Just about the first thing my twin said to me today was, “I had a weird dream last night. Some sort of combination of Avengers and a spy thriller” [at this point, I was still thinking, It could just be … Continue reading

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Once upon a time, in the Land of Enchantment…

Y’know how some movie quotes are so… adaptable? Like, they can either be used as-is or, with only minor changes, be warped into whatever a situation calls for? The following is derived from a bit of dialogue in the movie … Continue reading

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Sometimes, he REALLY enjoys editing… but it does weird things to his brain.

In case you’re wondering, I’m almost halfway through editing The Sleeping and the Dead. No, I’m not getting so caught up in the story that I forget to correct the occasional punctuation glitch, and I’m trying to keep the jokes … Continue reading

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Thoughts, observations, and a rant or two… plus something about how my clone-sibling’s novel is going

I’m not sure why I’m thinking of this now… Probably something to do with the start of “cedar fever” season in this part of the country. (Or maybe it’s Jon’s fault — you know how fictional people can be sometimes.) … Continue reading

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Sometimes, he finds the writing he’d thought was lost forever… in his blog.

Now I feel really embarrassed. For the past few weeks, I’ve been trying to figure out what happened to one of my fragments on fiction that I know I typed up and saved… somewhere. As it turns out, it is … Continue reading

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It Bears Repeating…

It’s been one of those days, so I thought I’d remind a few people of something important… As someone else said, “I can explain it to you, but I can’t understand it for you.” Yeah, I often attempt to ‘remedy … Continue reading

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