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Sunday Tweet-The Bookshelf Muse

This Sunday Tweet is brought to you by The Bookshelf Muse. Which goes something like this: So I decided to contribute to the flow with Sunday Tweets. It goes something like this: Tweet a article or post related to writing and writers. Preferably one done by a fellow writer. If the writer doesn’t have tweeter […]

On Writing: Organic or Not?

Tweet of the Day: The Sequence Method —– or·gan·ic /ɔrˈgænɪk/ Show Spelled[awr-gan-ik] Show IPA –adjective 1. noting or pertaining to a class of chemical compounds that formerly comprised only those existing in or derived from plants or animals, but that now includes all other compounds of carbon. 8. of or pertaining to the basic constitution […]

Short Story Fridays: The Gate P.3-Watching the Watchmen

Part 1 Part 2 Part 4 Part 5 Part 6a Part 6b Part 7 Part 8 Part 9 Part 10 Part 11 Part 12a Part 12b Aftermath ——- Tweet of the Day: I aspire to be an aspiring author —— -Unit 02 Status: Online -Time: 04:46 hrs -Location:  Floor 109 -Data Feed: Active <Voice #1-NLOS-ID […]

Cleaning around here

Tweet of the Day: Researching the Historical Novel —- Doing a bit of cleaning up around here. First of all, take a gander at the new tags above. Those are page tags and as I soon as I figured them out, they will either direct you to my other blogs or (better yet) they will […]

Sunday Tweets

I’m on Tweeter, under RafaWriter. And yes, it is as addictive as they all say it is. One of the great things about Tweeter is that I get all kinds of links to writer’s blogs shock full of shorts, articles and other goodies. So I decided to contribute to the flow with Sunday Tweets. It […]

February Blog Chain: Antagonists

‘Tis time for another blog chain. This month’s theme is Antagonists. There is going to be two parts, so please read carefully. Part one: Describe the antagonist in your novel in 50 words or less. Part two: What would you say to your antagonist if you met him or her in real life? Post a […]

Short Story Fridays: The Gate P.2-Charity

This is the second installment on my new series of Friday shorts. I’m trying to make this as interactive as possible, so I’ll try to add links with sounds and music to enhance the experience. Hope you like it. Part 1–Part3–Part 4–Part 5–Part 6a–Part 6b– Part 7 – Part 8 – Part 9 – Part […]

Short Story Fridays: The Gate

Taking another stab at regular posting, this time with a short. Hope you like it. P.2 P.3 P.4 P.5 P. 6a–P.6b P.7 P.8 P.9 P.10 P.11 P.12a P.12b Aftermath —— Another 3:00 a.m. call on a Saturday night. I liked the night shift. It helped with my insomnia. As in, “I didn’t have to sleep […]

Musical Chairs Blogfest: All About You.

On tonight menus is the my entry in this months Musical Chairs Blogfest which goes something like this: If you’d like to join the February challenge Say Something New, then list your name, website and the preferred point of view that you normally write in. (Here is the first post that may explain a little […]

Two for the Price of One

Another month, another BlogFest… Wait, I wrote that before, more than twice in fact. So this month I’m participating in two, yes two Absolute Write Water Cooler Forums sponsored BlogFests. BlogFest #1: A return to the Musical Chairs Concept, but this time the switch is not about genre but Point of View, thus: If you’d […]