Category Archives: Confessions and other lies

One year later …

Yes, I’m back, with a funkier (!) beard, a failed degree, and a whole lot of experience  trying  to beat out a novel out of these fingers. As you can tell, it didn’t work. My problem is starting something, powering … Continue reading

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Marketing or Writing?

I have wanted to be a writer since I was 12. I got an A+ for a story in school, and then wrote more in my own time. At 18, I used my Care-Leaving Grant (a small endowment for leaving State … Continue reading

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What does it take for a writing career?

It has been a while since my last post – and now I don’t remember why I stopped. Since finishing my coursework, and ordering even more cover artwork, a lot has happened out there. All the DOJ malarkey, the NY … Continue reading

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Writing – what are you willing to sacrifice …?

Yes, it’s been months since I wrote anything here.  I know. And I have no great announcements to make – aside from the fact that my Uni coursework actually put me off writing.  This is strange for a course that … Continue reading

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A letter to Facebook …

Hi, remember me? Erm … I gave you up two weeks ago … I’ve not missed you, you know, not at all – okay, that isn’t entirely true.  When its quiet, the kids asleep and there’s nothing on T.V. I … Continue reading

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Personal epiphanies and spare change

Quite a long time since my last post … the stats have flatlined, and I’m sick of staring at the same blog post al the time! Since that last post I’ve started a new book, (again) and burned my way to 12 … Continue reading

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Scrivener and other procrastinations

I am a procrastinator.  Yes, I know I shouldn’t, and I will probably go blind, but I will blithely put off what I could do today for … next month sometime. And given that a question was asked at the … Continue reading

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