Category Archives: Thoughts & Musings

In Memory of the 9/11 Victims

Today we recognize and pay tribute to the 11th anniversary of 9/11. (I hate to say “celebrate” because it just sounds wrong.) My heart goes out to the surviving family members of the victims of the terrorist attacks. While all … Continue reading

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The Writing Process: Part 5 – The First Draft (A)

I added more on the writing process on my website: Today’s post deals with turning the predraft into a draft. Check it out here!

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The Writing Process: Example of a “Pre-Draft”

I know many of you have been asking when the third book in the Elysian Chronicles series is coming out. The answer: not yet. However, I have a short story that will be coming out in an anthology by Kerlak … Continue reading

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The Writing Process: Part 4 – The “Pre-Draft”

Today on my website at, I blogged on how I write my pre-draft. Check it out!

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The Writing Process: Part 3 – Plot: Your Story’s Skeleton

Today I blogged about working with plot in your writing. Visit for details!

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Thoughts on The Dark Knight Rises: John Blake vs. Selina

Like many of you, I saw The Dark Knight Rises the first week it opened. While I didn’t think it met the standard set by its predecessor, The Dark Knight, I enjoyed it. (You can read my full movie review … Continue reading

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The Writing Process: Part 2 – The Conflict

Hey everyone, check out my website where I wrote a blog about creating conflict in your writing. You can view the blog by clicking here!

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