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Apr.16.2014 - 7:47 am
  If you're old enough, you'll remember the social transformations that occurred in the 'Sixties. They may not have registered then as serious changes in our social fabric,...
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Apr.11.2014 - 7:51 am
  In this post, I finally came to grips with the way books are professionally reviewed - and why. It seems to me that this puts an onus on book bloggers to get things...
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Apr.08.2014 - 8:16 pm
  If you're a writer (and you avid readers will nod at this, too), you've surely heard from agents or editors that you should begin a novel with six guns blazing and go...
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Apr.05.2014 - 2:43 pm
I've often heard that the ones who see the wort of war don't talk about it; it's the "hang-backs" who see the glory, the romance to such nasty business. Still, time can heal...
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Comments from Bob

Sep.21.2013 - 3:59 pm
In response to: A Breath In A Windstorm
And thanks for the comment.
Sep.09.2013 - 8:21 am
In response to: Publish Big, Publish Small
Hopefully, publishers will soon realize that the quality of our "product" is of more importance than control and a few...
Aug.24.2013 - 8:13 pm
In response to: Texas Old and New
Annette nailed it, didn't she, Michael? One of the big challenges for historical fiction writers is how to structure...
Apr.18.2013 - 4:13 pm
In response to: Stellar Writing Will Out
...novel is lying fallow for the moment. I finished a first draft -at some 35k words. A novella - dystopian look at the...
Apr.18.2013 - 4:06 pm
In response to: Stellar Writing Will Out
Sorry I haven't been in touch, but there are things going on at home (or hereabouts) to consume my time: A new book...