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Yes, it had to be cats.

I do have a “Writing Glitch”-type post for you today, but first, I’m sure you all want to know how the new housecats Smudge and Logan are doing, so… The “thistle cats” are doing quite well. Logan has decided he … Continue reading

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Updates: June 1, 2019

I had the perfect quote for the day — relevant if taken entirely out of context — and then, as sometimes happens, I found out I’d been misremembering it. *sigh* I thought the quote was, “Forty-seven! How’d you manage?” As it … Continue reading

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If I ever became an Anachronist…

A few times, after I’ve mentioned that my twin is a member of the Society for Creative Anachronism, someone has asked me why I’m not. I usually say something along the lines of, ‘Can you imagine their reaction if they … Continue reading

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Sometimes, an ordinary cat pretends to be a Marvel movie character.

Mind you, it wasn’t the cat’s idea. He just likes the toy my sister-in-law gave him. A few days ago, my twin took these photos of one of the neighborhood cats: I don’t know if anyone else has given him … Continue reading

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Writing updates: “fun” with backstory revision. (Argh!)

Some awesome/weird things happening lately in The Adventures of a Sci-Fi Author and His Copyeditor Brother… 🙂 It has already become a running joke between us: “So… about serial immortality.” Y’see, we started to have a conversation about this topic … Continue reading

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Tirade Redux

The first part of this is copied from an older post (which you can find here). Sorry, but I’m going to have to use figurative language in this one (which is sort of important to a point I’m trying to … Continue reading

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Typical New Mexico spring weather… and a bit with a wildfire: NOT what people want, but it happened anyway.

Today, in addition to unfortunately typical dust-season weather (it’s what New Mexico has instead of spring), we also had… a wildfire less than a mile from our house. Had to evacuate for a few hours. (Paul is still out, looking … Continue reading

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