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The Hum and the Shiver (Tufa #1), by Alex Bledsoe

This book was published in 2011, so it’s not exactly new. I picked it up at my library last year, because, that title. It’s got to be the best title of a book I’ve seen in a long time. 858 more words

Book Review

Escape the Dragon-revised Chapter Sixteen

Chapter Sixteen

Rick couldn’t believe it. He hadn’t had a flat tire in years. And now, desperate to get home, he had to change a stupid tire. 3,088 more words

Toni Morrison: HOME

‘I want to feel what I feel. Even if it’s not happiness’

Home is bright and sharp and brutally real. When she sits at her desk, Morrison says, everything else disappears. 240 more words


Epilogue (Untamed)


“Are you sure this looks fine?” I twirled around in front of the mirror, looking at my peach gown with growing apprehension. It stuck to my skin and highlighted every curve. 1,714 more words


Novelizing my Notes in November: NaNoWriMo Round 2

I have a story I want to tell you.

First, however, I need to write it.

Are you ready for National Novel Writing Month? I sure hope I am, because I’m participating again this November. 169 more words


First Words

After a re-evaluation of my novel, thinking deeply (or as deeply as I can) about my characters and structure, I’ve gone for a major re-haul: aged my protagonist several years and started at a later point in my chronology. 126 more words