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Goals, Dreams, and Resolutions – October Review

Fiction * Complete BACCARA BURNING – not complete but penultimate revision well underway * Complete new un-named novella from SA course – stalled; placed in queue * Submit and recycle fiction – complete * Redraft new short fiction – not … Continue reading

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Goals, Dreams and Resolutions Plan 2011/12

GOALS What are my GOALS for 2011/12? PRIORITY 1: To Get All Outstanding Long Fiction Out On Submission PRIORITY 2: To Publish The 5 Chapbooks Currently In Production PRIORITY 3: To Market My Name As A “Brand” Worth Investing In … Continue reading

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Goals, Dreams, and Resolutions Year End Review

Well, here it is, my annual review of my2010/11 writing year. This is where I take a look back at where I was one year ago, examine what my objectives were, and see if I’ve actually made any progress. As … Continue reading

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GDR Round Up for July and August

Fiction * Submit GREENER IS THE GRASS – not done; have made a contact at EBF on this matter * Submit and recycle fiction – all returned fiction resubmitted * Redraft new short fiction – done Poetry * Work on … Continue reading

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Baccara Burning Now Fully Drafted

Image: Business Marketing Tools Baccara Burning Missed my blog post yesterday but I have a very good reason: I ended up working long into the night on Monday and came away with a completed second draft of BACCARA BURNING. I … Continue reading

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Goals, Dreams and Resolutions – October Work Plan

Fiction * Polish and complete GREENER IS THE GRASS * Send GREENER IS THE GRASS out to Trusted Readers * Start work on 2nd draft of BACCARA BURNING * Keep on top of fiction submissions * Submit to all selected … Continue reading

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Giorno Felice di Nascita a Me

Image: kidscreen.com In other words, happy birthday to me. Yup, another year, another digit clocked up, yet I still feel the same as I did in my 20s. The main differences with me are all physical: I’m hairier everywhere except … Continue reading

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NaNoWriMo Possibility?

Image: Black Knight I mentioned yesterday that my wife only took a handful of photographs while in Portugal but the ones she did take were of a sunset. Well, I took some too, quite a few in fact, which is … Continue reading

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February’s GDR Review

Fiction * Write 20K words on BACCARA BURNING – part-done; 5k * Write one new short/flash story per month – done * Re-submit any rejected/recalled short stories – done * Submit more fiction/poetry competitions – done Poetry * Write at … Continue reading

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A Reloaded Gun

Image: Hank Ashby First today is some late news that came in last night, all the way from Greenock on the west coast of Scotland. One of my Harrington wearing buddies (shouldn’t say that; Stevie’s a Morton fan) is one … Continue reading

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