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Fiction

ANIMAL MAGIC (for people aged 9-12) ebook 11-year-old tomboy Scar loves animals and would give anything to be one. One day she gets her chance when she rescues a hurt bird with magic powers. Soon Scar meets a talking invisible dog named Dusty, and a talking cat named Miu who offers to give her magic …

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May 31

Book Review: Mockingbird

Mockingbird by Sean Stewart This book didn’t end as well as it started out, which is just as well, because if it did, it would have ripped a hole in the universe due to pure awesomeness. I picked it up because I so much enjoyed Stewart’s other book PERFECT CIRCLE, and this promised to be …

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May 18

Seeing Things, Part 7: Rewrite, Revise, Rinse, Repeat

Dear Blog Friends, If you just started reading now, you’re in the middle of the story, so I’ll recap.  Back in 2002, I wrote my first novel.  There’s a certain blissful moment only available to novice writers where you have written something and haven’t yet gained the skill to see how much work it needs. …

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May 11

Seeing Things, Part 5: Doing My Part

Dear Blog Friends, I have witches in my urban fantasy.  Of course, lots of people have witches in their fantasy, but the thing is, I have real witches. I’m not a witch myself, but I have friends who are witches, and if I were ever to join a religion, it would likely be Paganism because …

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May 04

Seeing Things, Part 2: Why I Started Writing

Dear Blog Friends, As I mentioned on Monday, I’m about to embark on a journey, of sorts, at the end of which I will hopefully answer the question “Have I been put on this earth purely to serve as a warning to others?”  Now I’m going to tell you a little about why. Wait. Maybe …

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