Stagnant Villians

I've been reading David Farland's, Million Dollar Outlines and I must tell you that so far it's a close second to Orson Scott Card's Characters and Viewpoint in terms of usefulness. One of the big...

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Monthly Archives: February 2011

My Cat Hates My Phone

Today my cat Truffles attempted to kill my HTC Evo. The Evo lost the battle. It’s usable, but now I’m awaiting a replacement from the insurance company and I’m out $100. Anyone interested in a slightly used painted tort?  

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Basic Cable

It’s been three weeks since I have watched TV. I realized that over the weekend. I do watch some Youtube to take a break when writing, but I haven’t watched TV. You know what, I don’t miss it. I am …

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Editing

I am on my second re-write in anticipation of sending my novel off to be critiqued and edited. I think I am at the 10% point, maybe a little more or less depending on the section. I find myself removing …

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Logical Fallacies and sock puppets

(I am not associated with Algonkian Conferences, I have attended two of the conferences.) It seems that on some sites that there has been a recent bashing of the Algonkian conferences. I point to two examples: http://www.staciakane.net/2011/02/11/expert-advice/#more-2082 and http://absolutewrite.com/forums/showthread.php?p=5775743 I …

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Stuck but happy

Recently I was held up in Baltimore, MD due to weather in the Northeast. Two days of canceled flights. Normally a cause for being upset, I was happy as it gave me time to spend with my Good Friend April …

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