Monthly Archives: September 2011

THE HAUNTING OF DRAGON’S CLIFF

I’ve reported on the work in progress, and I’ve talked about how much fun I had writing it, and now here we are, done and in e-print. Arron of the Black Forest, Book I: The Haunting of Dragon’s Cliff is … Continue reading

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THE FANTASY AUTHOR’S HANDBOOK INTERVIEW XVI: ALAN DEAN FOSTER

Author and traveler Alan Dean Foster is responsible for more than a hundred published books and countless short stories since the June 1971 publication of “With Friends Like These . . .” in Analog magazine, and the 1972 publication of his original science … Continue reading

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10,500 WORDS FOR THE LOVE OF THE GAME

Elizabeth Spann Craig, on her blog Mystery Writing is Murder (August 11, 2011) wrote: “You can usually tell when someone really loves to write. “The writing seems animated, sparkling, sharp. When I volunteer at my daughter’s elementary school, there are … Continue reading

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NATIONAL BUY A BOOK DAY IS HERE AGAIN

Tomorrow is September 7th, which as you all hopefully know by now is National Buy a Book Day. Here’s what you do: 1. Go to a bookstore. 2. Pick out a book. 3. Buy it. A simple, three-step process—a fairly … Continue reading

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