Category Archives: Writing

Writing ideas

I’m tossing around a few ideas — story ideas — related to the eventual integration of robots into our society. When I say robot, most people think of intelligent robots, but I view the matters of intelligence as separate. Robots, … Continue reading

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Four Hundred and Forty-One Days

That’s how long I waited for a rejection to a story I submitted on December 19, 2015. I waited that long because — on the off chance it was accepted — it would have a lot of exposure.  That brings … Continue reading

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I resolve . . . not!

The marking of time is important to many aspects of our lives. From insurance to taxes to benefits to medical treatments, the arbitrary demarcation of time into calendar years is employed by various bureaucracies to our supposed benefit.   However, … Continue reading

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Disperser 2016 In Review: Writing

There is little chance of me adding to my body of work — I’m talking about fiction writing — before the end of the year. I can, therefore, begin the retrospective on my 2016 literary career efforts.  The overall progress … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving 2016, Photography, and Writing

If it’s not abundantly clear by now, NaNoWriMo 2016 is a bust. I’m speaking on a personal level, not nationally. Too much stuff going on for me to keep my head on straight or to find any writing incentive. For … Continue reading

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NaNoWriMo 2016 – an update and Strange; Dr. Strange.

Disperser: Forgive me, NNWM 2016, for I have not written. This is where my word count sits today. NNWM 2016: My child, I can’t hide my disappointment. You are one of the most talented and gifted writers I know . … Continue reading

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NaNoWriMo 2016 – It Begins

Today, November 1, around the country — and probably the world — lots of writers have boarded the NaNoWriMo 2016 train. Seasoned writers, first-time writers, successful writers, old writers *cough*, young writers, writers from diverse ethnic, economic, and social backgrounds. Expectations … Continue reading

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