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Last Night’s Dream

Last night, I was suffering very mild flu-like symptoms, I was tired as Hell and I had an unfortunate gas problem that meant I had to get up every couple of hours to go to the bathroom. Sometime around 03:00am, … Continue reading

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Sad news from Turku

Yesterday, what currently looks like a lone murderous shitbag went on a knife spree and stabbed a bunch of people in the city of Turku. At least two people were killed although information is still coming in. Nobody I knew … Continue reading

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The Twelve Days of Worldcon (9)

On the ninth day of Worldcon My true love sent to me Nine pertinent panels: Eight crazy cosplays… Seven silly answers… Six indie authors… Max Anthony A. C. Cobble Phil Tucker C. Greenwood Michael-Scott Earle Megg Jensen FIIIIVE NERDY TWEEEEEEETS … Continue reading

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Ropecon 2, Return of the Killer Ropecon

Day 126. 150 pages, 69,622 words. Still nothing to report for the weekend. Working away, pre-writing as much as I can before things get busy at work again, and generally just trying to relax. I’ll add Ropecon pictures as I … Continue reading

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Ropecon 2017

Day 125. 150 pages, 69,622 words. Another lazy pre-write this weekend, and another essential flatline although I am still hoping to get a bit done. It’s Ropecon this weekend, so we’re going to be hitting Messukeskus for the duration. Since … Continue reading

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The Battle of the Bards Flash Fiction Writing Contest

Originally posted on that thorn guy:
? Kimberly Kincaid’s artwork has been specially selected for this occasion in memory of her. Kim has been always very supportive of Mark and this site, she kindly helped judging our art contest last…

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Sunday, the day after that thing I just wrote

Day 91. 57 pages, 24,081 words. A day of relaxation (he pre-writes with breathtaking optimism), before work resumes and the after-work activities with my folks kick into their second week. I think sometime this weekend there was meant to be … Continue reading

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