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Interlude: Writing female protagonists

Here’s an interesting thing I saw this morning. An author kicked up a bit of a storm (oh, to have a share-fest viral outbreak like this… *wistful sigh*) with a tweet about a guy who hilariously failed to write a … Continue reading

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Wednesday. Summer Holiday #3 in Sight.

Due to an amusing series of coincidences, I have (at least) three summer holidays this year. The first, saved over from my pitiful new-employee allotment from last year, occurred over Christmas and New Year. You read the epic. Probably. The … Continue reading

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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: If People Don’t Like You, It May Simply Be Because You’re A Fucking Arsehole

Day 64. 114,550 words. This pointless little news story irritated me mildly last night. Director Kevin “Silent Bob” Smith had a big ol’ heart attack a little while ago, and was fortunately fixed up by his surgeons. Actor Chris “Star … Continue reading

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Local Man Unnoticed

Local man, Peter Schlubsworthy (36) was today disappointed to find himself unnoticed for the 13,255th consecutive day on Saturday the 16th of September 2017. “I was sure this was the one,” he told reporters. “Everything felt right. I was certain … Continue reading

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Don’t even have sleep deprivation to blame for this one

My write night flopped again and I went to bed at 01:00am, to awaken at 07:00am. Practically oversleeping. Roses are red,White supremacists wear sheets My new favourite thing this week will be #ReplyingForNoOtherReasonThanToMakeDumbRhymingTweets — Edpool (@St_EdPool) September 14, 2017 Anyway, … Continue reading

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The Tuesday After

Still in post-Worldcon daze, although I have been busy with a bit of writing (as well as, you know, work). Worldcon has inspired me to go back into science fiction for a bit, so while the new series is sort … Continue reading

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