Category Archives: Misc

Captcha Block added

Housekeeping Post: For those of you who have already had a comment approved, you won’t see anything different on comments you want to make, or you shouldn’t, anyhow. But if you are a first-time commenter, you will see a Captcha … Continue reading

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Writing That You Can See Postponed

I was going to start the five story writing on Monday and blogging out in the open about the stories and then posting them so you could all read what I was writing. But alas, as I warned, that bit … Continue reading

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A Fun Fiction River Experiment

Jane, in the WMG Publishing audio department showed this to me the other day and I thought it great fun. She said it was an experiment and she had put it together in a few minutes. WMG Publishing will be … Continue reading

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Ghost Novel: The Day After

I just finished close to a 70,000 words on a novel I was hired to do by a New York publisher.  Did it in ten days here and blogged about my days and how I did the words. The editor … Continue reading

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Ghost Novel: Day 10

The last day. As I said in every post so far, I’m going to have one post per day here for the “ghost” novel writing process that I was hired by a New York publisher to do. I have been … Continue reading

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Ghost Novel: Day 9

As I said in every post so far, I’m going to have one post per day here for the “ghost” novel writing process that I was hired by a New York publisher to do. I am now aiming for 10 … Continue reading

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Ghost Novel: Day 6

As I said in every post so far, I’m going to have one post per day here for the “ghost” novel writing process that I was hired by a New York publisher to do. I am now aiming for 9 … Continue reading

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Audio Outtakes from Fiction River Volume One

At the moment, at WMG Publishing, they are working to get the audio version of Fiction River Volume #1, Unnatural Worlds, recorded. I am supposed to go in and record my story for the volume Wednesday evening, which ought to … Continue reading

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Doing Taxes

If you wondered what happened to me over the last few days, I’m doing taxes. (grump) Now, normally I would do taxes right before the 15th of April and often while watching the Masters. But alas, this year we started … Continue reading

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A 1973 Picture for Fun

In the lecture on Heinlein’s Rules, I talk about my writing years between 1975 and 1982. But frighteningly enough, I had a couple of professions before I took up writing while in architecture and then law school. I was an … Continue reading

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