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I Win!

First time I’ve made my word count goal since April! Yay, me! Advertisements

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Dog Day

I’ve spent my morning being rejected by pet sitters. ūüė¶ Time to go back to being rejected by my WiP.

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The Big Nap

Originally posted on Why Evolution Is True:
This is from¬†Bern Morley’s¬†Tw**er feed, labeled “Ominous sub-editing of the day”: Too right! h/t: Grania

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Appearances/Tour Updates

OK, so… I’ve signed up for World Fantasy Con in Arlington VA this November. This is going to be a looooong stretch away from the dogs, since I’ll be hopping straight from DC to Long Beach for Bouchercon the following … Continue reading

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Soup Cookery–Tomato

Today I made tomato soup from (almost) scratch. Modified this recipe just a little: I did it on the stove top instead of the crockpot. I didn’t use the additional cheese, and I substituted heavy cream for the milk, since … Continue reading

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Oh Brave New World That Has Such Robots In It

If you’re shrugging, watch again. The elegance of motion, delicacy of touch, pressure, and mobility required to tie your shoe is amazing. Until recently a robot of any kind could barely do it. Three years ago this was as good … Continue reading

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Slouching Toward Write-a-Thon

I have managed to claw my way to 2,207 words on the SF project, which puts me back on normal word count, but not back on track for my Clarion West Write-a-Thon goal. I’ll have to work pretty hard to … Continue reading

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And…Done

SEAWITCH mass market proofs are all done, scanned, and sent back to the production manager. In the process I found two things that will have to be corrected in the copyedit phase of POSSESSION which I missed the set-ups on. … Continue reading

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Librarians Rock!

Had a lot of fun at the American Library Association Midwinter Meeting. Gave away all the books and all my promo cards! I’ll have to have new materials printed….

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The Balance

Lots of good things today, but this stupid head cold is not one of them.

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Quick Log Roll….

My friend David D. Levine has a new e-book out today! His award-winning short story collection, Space Magic, (Wheatland Press, 2008) will be available as an e-book from Book View Café starting today! (go, go, read, read.)

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Originally posted on Bull in the city:
Many moons ago when I envisioned owning a dog I¬†dreamed¬†of taking my fictional dog to offleash parks for endless romps, lots of play-dates and generally a lot of problem and stress free dog-dog…

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