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Jan.13.2014
    For writers wanting to sell their work, what kind of promotion/publicity/advertising/bragging works best? Good question.     I dunno.     It’s hard to get concrete evidence of anything working, but here’s something that I think counts. In the last...
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Dec.10.2013
Here’s a snippet from the opening of Bar Fight, the third story in my collection, Storm Chaser Shorts. The story’s being told by State Trooper Chance Hamlin, about one of the main characters in my upcoming novel, The Notorious Ian Grant:   Bar Fight  “I can remember the first moment I...
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Dec.03.2013
Chapter One of Storm Chaser is available to preview on Amazon.com and the Whiskey Creek Press website. But here’s a glimpse from near the beginning of Chapter Two, where we meet the mysterious, disaster prone Luther Magee in an Indianapolis motel room:     “…A tornado from one of those...
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Dec.01.2013
If you give my books for the holidays, the world will be a better place. Well, that's my theory. I'm working on a federal research grant to prove it.    http://markrhunter.blogspot.com/2013/12/books-for-christmas-or-shameless-plug.html  
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Nov.15.2013
            At the moment I have two short stories sent in to science fiction magazines, a third to a writing contest, and a revised novel to a publisher, and I’m waiting to start the editing process on a second novel that’s been accepted by...
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Nov.12.2013
           Smoky Days and Sleepless Nights: A Century Or So With The Albion Fire Department is now a library book.             The Noble County Public Library has four copies: one each at the...
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Oct.25.2013
Storm Chaser:   “Are you going to drive like everyone else does around tornadoes?” “Yes!” Heart pounding, he swung the car onto the pavement and hit the gas. This was Chance’s first close call with a tornado, but he had no trouble imagining how other people drove when near one. “That’s what I...
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Oct.18.2013
SLIGHTLY OFF THE MARK               I was deluged with requests to write a sequel to my first novel. I’m not even exaggerating: There were a few dozen requests. For me, that’s as much a deluge as what used to come through my kitchen...
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Oct.17.2013
Smoky Days and Sleepless Nights will be available at the Breakfast With the Firefighters Saturday morning at the Albion Fire Station, 8-11 a.m.   On an unrelated note, here’s a photo Emily snapped of me at Yesterday’s Whitley County Writer’s Group:   http://markrhunter.blogspot.com/2013/...
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Oct.08.2013
Whiskey Creek Press will be publishing the sequel to Storm Chaser! The Notorious Ian Grant, which should come out next fall, takes place just after the events of Storm Chaser. Although there are general spoilers referencing the end of the first book, I took care to write the second in such a way...