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LA Freeway

“If I can just get off the LA Freeway without getting killed or caught….” There’s a whole story in that one line.  A lifetime of tales in just one song. Storytelling is magic. It’s art to craft a just-right set … Continue reading

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Hyper Tropism

Charnel Bailey once told me that if a houseplant grows toward the light it’s called “phototropism.” This must’ve been 25 years ago while we were down at LSU getting our book learning on. I don’t know how I remember that, because I’m not … Continue reading

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I Should Be Dancing…

Yeah. Or Writing. Or doing anything more productive than throwing my 140 character pitch up against the Twitter wall. Repeatedly. Madness. Trying to stand out in the crowd using 20 w0rds or less. No profanity. No gimmicks. Madness, I say. … Continue reading

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Zombie Apocolypse

Somewhere I read that writers are supposed to write everyday. I read it on the internet, so it must be true. Right now, I’m stuck on GO. Start on Book 2 or work on the Short Story between Books 1 & 2? … Continue reading

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The Devil Went Down To Georgia

My 18 hour headache went away on schedule last night, which gives me hope that I didn’t drive all this way for nothing. Last night I dreamt about a writing conference where an editor held my manuscript in front of … Continue reading

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Blog This, Not That

This week I read an article about pitfalls that new authors fall into. It said don’t wait until you’re published to start blogging. I’ve so got this <smug grin> Look out NY Times BestSeller list. It’s gonna be all 50 Shades of … Continue reading

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