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Storyteller, cont’d

Day 81. 45 pages, 18,687 words. I’m keeping an eye on the Kindle Storyteller contest, but they haven’t announced the short list yet. I did, however, wind up on the front page (sort of). You need to find the sci-fi … Continue reading

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Random directionless grumbling

Day 80. 41 pages, 17,209 words. Decent write night last night[1], but not a great one for sleeping. Wump and Toop both decided to keep Mrs. Hatboy company so there was no room for me in bed when I got … Continue reading

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*yawn*

Day 73. 22 pages, 10,193 words. Sitting in a meeting. Nothing to add today. Writing is going well, but it’s a busy and tiring week. The more I write into Bad Cow, the more stuff pops up to go into … Continue reading

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Day 71. 6 pages, 3,058 words. I finished Part Two late last night, so I retroactively updated my pre-written post from yesterday with the correct word counts. Man, this is going to be monstrous. Ah well, on with Part Three! … Continue reading

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Me Me Me

Day 61. 111 pages, 55,928 words. One day back at work and then off on another busy old weekend. I was contacted by the Worldcon people again the other day, and we’re preparing for whatever events and panels I’m going … Continue reading

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Traditional publishing

Day 11. 74 pages, 36, 906 words. Right. After both of my steadfast readers / blog companions, Mr. BRKN and Mr. dreameling, encouraged me to dust off my 15-year-old submissions-to-dinosaur-publishers policy and once again look at the possibilities of traditional … Continue reading

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*blows raspberry, goes back to writing books*

Day 10. 65 pages, 31,823 words. Well, I didn’t make the short-list for the Hugo Awards, not that I really had any sort of realistic hope of doing so with my tiny readership and the tiny fraction thereof who are … Continue reading

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