Tag Archives: writing about writing

Random All The Way

Day 114. 138 pages, 62,297 words. Beginning to worry I won’t be able to fit this bad boy in a draft paperback. Still no real time to make a good start on Part 4, but I’m powering away at Greyblade … Continue reading

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Random Saturday Musings

Day 109. 121 pages, 52,150 words. I was considering leaving out the fourth and final part of this extended Destarion story, and writing the whole thing into a fun little novel for Amazon sale at Christmas. But I haven’t really … Continue reading

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September

Day 65. 31 pages, 9,867 words. September is a bit of a weird month for me. Mainly, these days, because it reminds me of 2011. 2011, as Facebook’s “On This Day” feature hilariously reminds me, was a long series of unpleasant … Continue reading

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Fallen Angel, Part 3

Day 46. 113 pages, 51,209 words.   It wasn’t just the drain on resources, although Old Man Lelhmak was arguably wasting less of everything while he lay in a clinically induced storage state. Sooner or later the sleep chamber would … Continue reading

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Musings on the ambitious flop that was “Bad Cow”

Yesterday I posted a self-deprecating / self-pitying image macro acknowledging that Bad Cow, which I’d enthusiastically considered the most important and mind-blowing piece of literature to grace my bibliography, didn’t really hit that mark. I intended it as a direct … Continue reading

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The First Feast

https://t.co/4nUoRqwkeN The conclusion you've both been waiting for. "The First Feast", an anthology of short stories including the long-running story of the same name from my blog, is now available. Also available in paperback: https://t.co/bwZpQ0u05v#IndieSFF #scifi #IARTG — Edpool (@St_EdPool) … Continue reading

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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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