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LOOKING FOR CENTURY-OLD PEOPLE

  We interrupt this blog to bring you a special announcement!  Actually, I have two announcements and then we’ll get back to blog central tomorrow or Wednesday at the latest. I am working on two projects right now and I … Continue reading

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GARAGE ALMOST DONE, BOOK ALMOST ALMOST DONE

So the garage is just about done and everything is moved back in…gee, it doesn’t look like I got rid of very much. Look at that–who has two christmas tree stands????  I should make one of those “find it” puzzles out … Continue reading

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HELP…THERE’S A BOOK INSIDE ME AND IT WON’T COME OUT!

October 28th has come and gone. I blew it. I missed my deadline. I don’t recall ever missing a deadline. Well, like a lot of things in my life, those days are over. Woe is me. October 28th was my … Continue reading

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WRITING EVERY DAY…OR NOT

Today’s blog is pretty much targeted to writers.  It deals with process of which there are many and they’re all debated constantly.  What triggered my posting today was one that I read by writer Amanda N. Butler.  I follow her … Continue reading

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SECOND CHILDLREN’S BOOK UP FOR AWARD!

THE 11TH YEAR OF CHRISTOPHER ARTHUR MCDANIELS has cleared the preliminary hurdle, earned a “Seal of Approval” and is now in the final running for a major award in this year’s Literary Classics International Book Awards. This is my second … Continue reading

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NOT SURE YOU WANT TO SELF-PUBLISH? LET’S GO SAILING…

Today’s posting is specifically targeted to self-publishers, or to those who are trying to decide if they want to be.  I am sure most of my “regulars” will go have a bowl of ice cream and come back in a day … Continue reading

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AWAITING AN EPIPHANY

Have you ever noticed there are some words that you find especially cool?  Maybe you like their meaning, or how they sound, or what they feel like rolling off your tongue—whatever.  For me, it’s the word epiphany.  I didn’t always … Continue reading

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I’VE BEEN TOLD WRITERS SHOULD…

The manuscript I am working on right now is the one that I’ve been avoiding up to this point.  Oh, I knew it would come eventually but I needed it to come on its own time. As many of you … Continue reading

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MY ADVERTISING DOESN’T ADD UP

I’ve been spending real money to advertise two of my books on the Internet all this past week and it hurts.  It hurts my wallet and it hurts my ego…my wallet because it’s emptier than before; my ego because, despite … Continue reading

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BUCKLE UP SPARKY…WE’RE STARTING A NEW BOOK!

At last…I have come unclogged.  I have had a long dry spell but the rains have returned.  After months of writer’s block the logjam is finally freeing itself and the seedling of an idea for my next project has at … Continue reading

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