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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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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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Stuff, more stuff, and Spectre

My previous post brought to light complaints — mostly from ex-readers of this blog — regarding my propensity for lengthy, boring, unfocused, and ‘did I mention boring?’ posts. Well, as I’m about to embark on yet another NaNoWriMo journey, it … Continue reading

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Stuff and a bit of Tarot Flash

If I followed the advice of some people, I would have at least a few posts a day, drive amazing traffic to this blog, become rich and famous, and eventually, die beloved by all. Or, something like that.  All I … Continue reading

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