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I thought I’d write a blog post this week. Then I thought, “Daylight Savings is killing my creative sprit so I think I’ll skip it.”  Then I thought, what the heck, maybe I just rewrite an old post and publish … Continue reading

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Sunday Post of the Slow Poet

Over the last couple of years I’ve been finding my drive to write, slowing down.  Last week was the first serious blog I’ve written in months.  There are plenty of reasons – retiring, moving, pandemic … All have conspired to … Continue reading

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How to Write Post Apocalyptic Stories

I’ve long been a reader of post apocalyptic speculative fiction and have for a decade or so been working on a post apocalyptic novel.  I really like my story, have an outline, a first and last chapter, extensive notes … … Continue reading

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Threshold

Threshold is the single word prompt for the church’s writer’s group this month. I struggled with this one a bit and ended up writing two pieces. I thought a poem would be nice, but then I didn’t really like what … Continue reading

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