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For the Love of Writing -- (Wait) Backstory First

Yesterday I made a post “For the Love of Writing” and in that I stated that my plans were to make blogs about my process as I write my first novel. 857 more words


D is for Davin

Davin is one of the more interesting characters in the series, and one that I feel achieves a great deal of growth. He starts out as someone with no interest in life after suffering through a traumatic and abusive childhood, and then losing his best friend through a situation involving paranoid jealousy. 557 more words


Ever so much more exciting

I do not know what it is about moving house that evokes major weather events. I’ve moved apartments in 100 year storms .

We’ve slowly treked through blinding snow and ice, reluctantly pulling over every few dozen miles to scrape ice from the windshields . 207 more words

Tactless Observations

New Save Game

I am in the habit of picking up a game, especially an RPG, putting it down for months or years, and then picking it up again later – starting over from the beginning – and then getting really into it. 155 more words


History Part 1 - In the Beginning

For centuries the eastern lands of the verdant Genesee River valley were home to the Seneca people. A member of the Iroquois Confederacy, the Seneca’s were noted for their fierceness and bravery during battle as well as being accomplished farmers. 621 more words

Historic Preservation

The Brief O-blog-atory Autobiographical Memoir

Oh hey, glad you could make it to my first blog post. :) I thought I’d kick things off by sharing a small piece of how all of this started. 501 more words


Writing Yourself Out Of The Corner

This is one of those, “this is something I went through this week in my own writing” kind of posts. Though instead of having the end of the story, I’m actually in the middle of it still. 463 more words