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Author fight!

Day 75. 125,772 words. Well … okay, there probably won’t be an author fight since this poor little nobody seems to have fallen through the cracks like a tinpot third world military dictator’s threats of global annihilation. But what the heck, … Continue reading

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Interlude: How Not To Treat Your Cover Artist

Day 57. 110,835 words. This amusing little Internet explosion (which I am hereby dubbing a “storm in an e-cup”[1]) occurred over the weekend and I had a bit to say about it on Facebook, but figured I might as well share … Continue reading

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The Sour Grapes of Wrath

The following is a fairly random and pointless rant that, as I continued with it, I came to recognise not as a specific and solid complaint, so much as something I needed to work out of my system in order … Continue reading

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5 Things They Don’t Tell You About Publishing a Book

Day 11. 29 pages, 12,640 words. Now, I’ve self-published before and have decided that basically it is the way to go for me. I could self-analyse forever about whether I’m good enough to actually land an agent or publisher, but … Continue reading

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You have two cows (2)

Day 40. 99 pages, 49,080 words. H P Lovecraft reader: You have two cows, left to you by your eccentric uncle from New England. You put them in a little field outside your house, where they quietly munch away at … Continue reading

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