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Just a Thought on Novel Openings

Writing is, perhaps, one of the more difficult of the hobbies/jobs there is in the world today.  To me, it isn’t the character creation or plot invention or dialogue… it is the BEGINNING that always gives me pause.  Perhaps that says something terrible about me, but the beginning of a story should more than just…… Continue reading Just a Thought on Novel Openings

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For the Fourth, In Honor of what Used to be the United States of America

I usually refrain from posting about political issues. I am a midwestern twenty-something; neither Liberal or Conservative (I like to think of myself as a happy medium); Christian (I believe that Jesus is the Son of God and died so that every man, woman, and child is equal); with a slightly obsessive interest in nerddom.…… Continue reading For the Fourth, In Honor of what Used to be the United States of America

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The Heroes We Need

All image credit goes to the creators of the respective films or franchises that own them! Wonder Woman is owned by Detective Comics.  Doctor Who is owned by the BBC. Respective Game of Thrones characters are owned by HBO and George R. R. Martin. The Wonder Woman: Dawn of Justice movie was everything I could…… Continue reading The Heroes We Need

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Financial Assistance Needed!

I have attended several charity events as a costumed character for several years, now!  As I recently have picked up several more hours worth of volunteer activities, I have lost some income from my job… which makes these trips even more expensive. It would mean a whole lot if you, my friends and readers could…… Continue reading Financial Assistance Needed!

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Beautiful Thoughts

She stood, her hands at her sides, people passing her by on their individual tasks.  Her long, faded red hair was thrown back over her shoulders as she peered at the bookshelf in front of her.  Notebooks: a simple, taken-for-granted piece of everyday life that had been slowly replaced by smartphones and tablets were a…… Continue reading Beautiful Thoughts