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Spellbound, By Larry Correia – A Book Review

I finished Spellbound yesterday and was, and still am, hungry for Warbound, by Larry Correia.  In the second book of the Grimnoir series, we discover exactly what Faye is and how she is so important.  However, we discover this when a god … Continue reading

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Penpal, By Dathan Auerbach – A Review

In a word – creepy. It has been a number of months, maybe even years since I’ve begun a novel and literally couldn’t put it down until it was finished and I knew the whole story before I could sleep.  Penpal … Continue reading

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September 1

It’s September!  It’s September!  O’ my gosh, it’s September! Why yes, I have been freaking out a little bit over the beginning of a new month.  “Why?” you ask?  Because November is just a hop, skip, and tidy little jump … Continue reading

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TV Noise In The Background

Re-runs of Walker Texas Ranger is playing on the TV as I’m settling down to relaxing.  The TV in the room where I write now doesn’t have cable and I’m finding this fact has a calming effect for me:  There … Continue reading

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Would you like to guest post on Newauthoronline? — Chris The Story Reading Ape’s Blog

Originally posted on newauthoronline: I am very happy to publish guest posts on newauthoronline.com. If you are interested in guest posting, please read the guidance linked to here prior to getting in touch, https://newauthoronline.com/guest-post-submissions/ I look forward to hosting you. Kevin … Continue reading

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Progress

So far, the novel is currently 6,842 words with constant writing for the past three days.  I am going to try and get some more words done tonight before hitting the hay.  I’ve done one full chapter today and a half. … Continue reading

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I Needed EVERY Word Of This Post! So, I’m Sharing:

What do you want? How badly do you want it? What are you willing to sacrifice? These are the questions we must ask not once, but daily. There is no success without the GRIND. via Want Success? Embrace the GRIND — … Continue reading

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Coding “White Trash” in Academia

Source: Coding “White Trash” in Academia I read this essay and, by the end, I was in silent tears.  I know exactly what this person is saying and it is true.  Coming from Appalachia I am very proud of where … Continue reading

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Busy?

The clock is fast moving toward Midnight and I still have no words down on the novel today.  *sigh*  I hate it when days like this happen.  I mean, I’ve been extremely active today and I can even say there … Continue reading

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Tired

The computerized/typed copy of the novel is now in the works.  A copy is saved on a USB drive and the external drive.  The word count for today is officially 1,728, and I am tired.  Happily tired. Tomorrow I do … Continue reading

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