Tag Archives: writing

The Halloween 2017 Post

Occasionally, I do stuff for Halloween. I might do a picture, or write a story, or both. Once again, this year it’s both. But, like last year, I’m not doing a photo. Rather, again I used a free action from PanosFX. … Continue reading

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I’m in the ranks of the “don’t get it.”

Nearly two years after attending Viable Paradise XIX, I’m still occasionally in touch with some of the attendees. Today was one such occasion as I joined a video chat (hangout). I want to briefly — or what passes for briefly … Continue reading

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About this writing thing – good feedback

I received another rejection, this one for the story titled “Lucy” (formerly, “The Shirt”) but this time I also received a nice feedback paragraph along with the rejection. Before I show the feedback, those who are not familiar with the … Continue reading

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There are days when life blindsides you. This is one of those days.  When I checked my email this morning, I had a notice for a new entry on a blog I read. It was THIS. Katherine Jackson’s pen name … Continue reading

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Reading is fundamental

I read. Often. I also write. I also have a vague notion of eventually calling myself a published author. Mind you, there are a lot of obstacles in my way. One of them is literacy — as in lack thereof. … Continue reading

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Protected: I should have left well enough alone

There is no excerpt because this is a protected post.

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How about that? A new Flash Fiction Story

Well, not in this post, but in the next; the password protected post. Yup; you read that right. Password Protected Post. I’m reserving the right to potentially submit this story. Yes, it’s short, but there are venues that publish Flash … Continue reading

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