Monthly Archives: June 2014

Novel Monday: Artifacts of Awareness – Chapter 23

Description: Being enslaved was better than dying but only barely. Kennet did what he had to in order to survive as a slave with the knowledge that freedom would risk being found by the people who drove him into slavery. … Continue reading

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Ugh.

I have a cold. Not a bad cold, not one of the ones that knock you flat and make your entire body ache. Not the endless steam of tissues and non-stop cold medicine just to be able to get up … Continue reading

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Worldbuilding Wednesday #49: Building A Story (Part 17)

Welcome back to another Worldbuilding Wednesday! I’m doing something different with these posts. I decided to write a story and blog how I do the worldbuilding as I go. Once I’ve finished the first draft, I’ll edit and proofread it … Continue reading

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Novel Monday: Artifacts of Awareness – Chapter 22

Description: Being enslaved was better than dying but only barely. Kennet did what he had to in order to survive as a slave with the knowledge that freedom would risk being found by the people who drove him into slavery. … Continue reading

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Books To Read… OMG!

I realized the other day that I have a bunch of books I need to read. Ebooks, paper books, reference books. Lots. Acquired over the last couple of years and then sort of forgotten as I found More! New! Books! … Continue reading

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Blerg.

Yesterday I saw a post by Diane Duane linking to a Salon.org article (originally published by J.E. Fishman in The Weeklings) titled Why authors lost the book wars long before Amazon’s dustup with Hachette. It’s… well. It is what it … Continue reading

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Free Fiction Friday: Bringing the Rains

Description: Refugees from a drought that destroyed their homeland, Lesedi and her family settled in a new land with a whole new climate. Lesedi struggled to find her place not only in this new society but also in her family’s … Continue reading

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Worldbuilding Wednesday #48: Building A Story (Part 16)

Welcome back to another Worldbuilding Wednesday! I’m doing something different with these posts. I decided to write a story and blog how I do the worldbuilding as I go. Once I’ve finished the first draft, I’ll edit and proofread it … Continue reading

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Novel Monday: Artifacts of Awareness – Chapter 21

Description: Being enslaved was better than dying but only barely. Kennet did what he had to in order to survive as a slave with the knowledge that freedom would risk being found by the people who drove him into slavery. … Continue reading

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Now Available: Bringing the Rains!

Description: Refugees from a drought that destroyed their homeland, Lesedi and her family settled in a new land with a whole new climate. Lesedi struggled to find her place not only in this new society but also in her family’s … Continue reading

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