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Open Submissions at Killer Reads

Are you ready for the next step?

Have you got a finished novel that you want to submit for publishing, but don’t know who too or how? 190 more words


First Drafts

As I’ve mentioned previously, I listen to a number of podcasts about writing. Some are exceptional, some are great, some are just good.

Several like to talk about beats, structure, theme, and spine. 378 more words

A Unique Voice

I’m struggling a little with Bend of the River.  I’m afraid in my efforts to make it all things to all people, it’s become muddled and choppy.  249 more words


2014 - In Review

2014 is the first year I’ve made a concerted and extended effort to write with the goal of having something published. I had written a script years ago, fiddled around with another, and dabbled in other miscellaneous activities, but this was my first real effort to do Something. 887 more words

More Math

Not really, but I wanted to give an update on where The Novel stands in relation to The Goal.

As of the latest day I’ve completed the transcription for, I’m at 181,000 words, more or less.  185 more words


While sitting and knocking out some transcription tonight, I came to the realization that I have been really down and negative on where things are going with The Novel and how it’s coming along. 281 more words

Intrigue (working title)

The following is a story I started a long time ago. Someone told me a couple of years ago that I am ‘too nice’  and that a main fault in my writing is that all my characters end up being too nice as a result. 1,332 more words