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Forever Originating

If you don’t read Texts From Superheroes, you should – they’re hilarious. Nothing quite like reading Thor trying to text Tony Stark about Halloween. Anyway, their most recent gem is this one: 875 more words

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The Last Revenge of One-Eyed Willie

The common image of the famed pirate Wilfredo Guzman, or “One-Eyed Willie”, is that of a ruthless and cunning buccaneer, defying the English fleet and amassing a grand fortune only to be discovered centuries later in the caves near Astoria, Oregon. 1,559 more words

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aahabershaw reblogged this on Auston Habershaw and commented:

It's been almost exactly 30 years since the Goonies released in theatres. Now, I would have re-blogged this post then (June 7th), but I forgot to do so until now. Nevertheless, as we enter into summer, I think it still apropos I post one of my favorite pieces I've done on my little blog here. I hope you enjoy it, and happy summer, everybody!

Looking for Inspiration?

Been down on myself about my writing lately. Can’t explain it except to say the novel I’m starting won’t start. Can’t call it writer’s block, exactly (I am writing things, just slowly and badly), but it does have me navel gazing and getting frustrated with my pace and lamenting the hours I lose to the vagaries of life and the hours I waste¬†with pointless things (note: this category usually contains just about everything besides “writing” and “my wife and kids”). 152 more words

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How Much Yelling Equals One Book Sale?

Ever been on Twitter? I have. I bring from it a piece of somewhat depressing news:

Every single human being on Earth is trying to sell a book. 740 more words

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Willow Ufgood: Modern Father

I really do love the Ron Howard’s Willow. I mean, yeah, it’s not a perfect movie, but in the relatively spare canon of “decent fantasy films,” it rates rather high. 882 more words

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Getting Out of the Writing Basement

Since The Iron Ring debuted and especially since¬†attending the Writers of the Future Workshop and receiving my award, I’ve been running into more and more people who are reading or have read my book. 789 more words

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So I Says to the Guy, I Says...

Out at the Writers of the Future workshop, we had a couple sessions with Orson Scott Card. In one in particular, he explained to us (in great detail) why he felt the… 856 more words

Critiques, Theories, And Random Thoughts