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I'm going to have a big year, and I'm going to give it to myself.

It’s only four months into the year and with all I have done already, I can’t wait to see what eight more months will bring, as I keep my head down and work on my 2015 goals I set for myself. 379 more words

Randall Johnson

Writing & Onions

This week, writing feels like peeling onions with more layers than I can see. Every time I feel like I have reached the surest, most foundational layer of the characters and of the situations they’re encountering, I find there is another one hiding underneath. 16 more words


Jo Walton Book Quote:

‘To tell the truth I’ve been pretty angry with God since Mor died: He doesn’t seem to do anything, or to help at all. But I suppose it’s all like magic, you can’t tell if it does anything, or why, not to mention mysterious ways. 164 more words


Stay Calm/Smile Anyway

Hey guys,

I’ve been busting my butt to get Allies (Crystal 4) ready for publication on 1st of May, and guess what? It still hasn’t been returned by my editor. 273 more words

Dayo Benson Books

From the world pool: April 24, 2015

It’s not a long list today, as I posted the last one just a few days ago.

Also, I realize I’ve been posting lists and not much else; not sure what that is. 527 more words

Flotsam & Jetsam

The Seven Deadly Sins of Writing

Sin is something often associated with villains: base, debauched characters, riddled with vice.

Yet sin is something that touches even the most virtuous: it is, arguably, only by resisting the temptation of sin that one may become virtuous, and thus heroes are born. 696 more words

General Interest

Friday Flashfic: The Pact

Every year on Midsummer’s eve, we light a bonfire and worship the stag-horned god.

I know, they do it in the cities too. Huge roaring fires in the squares, with the biggest in front of the palace itself. 650 more words

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