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Star Watch - Paperbacks Now Available!

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For those of you that prefer to feel the real-deal ... the paperback is now available on Amazon. For those that have read the ebook version, the printed version has a cool extra - the back cover shows what the dreaded - cool-looking Sahhrain Warriors look like…

Idea For A New Book ... How it starts

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How it starts … When the idea comes to you for a new book, it often arrives in bits and pieces. You’re struck by something—a visual—a sound… someone talking about something totally unrelated. But it’s more than that. It’s more like the introduction…

Until We See You Again, Zoey ...

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It was time to say goodbye to a so ... so ... so ... special, loving, family member today. She had a wonderful life—one full of adventure and the kind of affection that you wish for such an amazing little being. Zoey, a rescue dog, came into my life at a…

Creative Editor's Checklist - A Must Have!

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As an indie author, I use three different editors for my books. I start with what is referred to as a Creative Editor, then a Developmental Editor, and then a Line Editor. Readers today are sophisticated and will not tolerate sloppy editing. They want reading…

Star Watch - Now Available!

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Here you go - the new scrapyard ship spin-off series book, Star Watch. At 93,000 words, it's the longest of my books and, I think, the best. It's available now on amazon.com - enjoy! Here's the Blurb: Join the Star Watch crew on their first mission to…

A Writer's Necessary Diversion

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We all need to get away from our computers—take a break from hours of writing—clear our heads. I'm usually home alone during the day so I can get a lot done. But it's uncanny how one of our three dogs, the 1-year old Golden Retriever, knows when it's…