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First Draft Complete
Friday, May 28, 2010 6:30 PM
With three days to go until my self-imposed deadline and the Memorial Day Weekend looming, I wrapped up work today on the first draft of my novel. Weighing in at 154,549 words and thirty chapters, I'd like to offer this blog's readership the first glimpse into my creation. The first of a science fiction saga entitled Star Song, this book is called Detour... Read More...
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Know your Audience
Friday, November 13, 2009 10:07 AM
A key part of writing is knowing who you are writing for. Many teachers of the craft want you to consider the group that you want to read your material (age, gender, interests). This can help you establish the right tone and craft a believable voice because you are talking to a specific people and not just typing into a blank document. I like to take that to... Read More...
A tiny message in the middle of a busy life
Monday, November 2, 2009 9:32 AM
I've always kept news of my daily life out of this blog simply because that is not the purpose of this venue. However, to briefly explain my absence, I got married about a month ago and since then have been very busy getting settled in with my new wife, doing everything from moving into a new place to job hunting and everything in between. As the dust clears... Read More...
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