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NaNoWriMo 2011

I’m in. No title for the work but at least I know what I’m writing.

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NaNoWriMo

NaNoWriMo is officially over… well, for me, at least! The Vermillion Chamber came in at 50,414! I’ll be editing and adding a bit to it over the next month. Then I may well go ahead and post part of it … Continue reading

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Still here, despite myself….

Rather than make this blog be a continuing saga of rejection slips (which are inevitable at this point) I’m just going to babble about writing here; One of my writer friends was discussing the fact that her dreams tend to … Continue reading

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Another rejection, another agent?

I suspect that these posts are going to be rather boring for a while. The agent I tried most recently wasn’t prepared to take me on. She did send me a nice rejection slip and I have to wonder if … Continue reading

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Agent of Change

Another step on the long hard road to being a writer. I’ve sent off a proposal to a potential agent. Based on her bio from the website for her agency, I think we might be a good match. The story … Continue reading

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Still on a roll

Though not the one I want to be on. Another rejection notice from F&SF on Monday. It only takes them 11 days to respond but I’m not sure fast is all that good, since it sort of suggests fast read-thrus. … Continue reading

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Two more stories submitted

I mentioned earlier that I might try a rewrite of my Ancient Chinese Detective short: that’s what I ended up doing. I also¬† wrote a short story associated with my AI’lands novel. So – one story to Ellery Queen, one … Continue reading

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Adding to the collection

Published works: Zero Rejection notices: 1 *sigh* Also, I apparently cannot reply to comments and I haven’t got it set up to notify me of them. So I obviously need to start checking. *sigh*

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First submission

I sent my first submission off to Fantasy and Science Fiction today. I decided to aim high from the start and work my way down, so we’ll see what that leads me to. This one is a ghost story, but … Continue reading

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Lack of Leet Latin Skills

I knew when I chose the domain name that I was probably mangling Latin and, indeed, I have. Apparently if I wanted the sub-line to be correct it ought to be Sum Ergo Scribo, as scriptum apparently means a written … Continue reading

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