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Current mood:surreal I meant to do this first thing, but discovered I was out of coffee - so obviously needed to remedy that situation before any thought could take place. Yesterday saw a few exciting developments regarding killerbyte. The first being the release date is now set... April...
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Current mood:every word was a piece of my heart Wednesday started with someone calling my name at four in the morning. But there was no one calling my name. Maybe it was a dream. At four-thirty Breezy was up...
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  Current mood:  trying not to think about it but it's impossible not too. I think Bon Jovi's Joey was in my head when I went to bed, it would account for a few things. lol. The less said about those things the better. So, it's Monday -...
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Sunday, March 1, 2009 Blood on concrete This afternoon I cooked up some blood. The recipe is as follows :* 1/2 cup water * 1 tablespoon cocoa powder * 3 or 4 tablespoon corn syrup (glucose syrup - over here) * 1/2 to 1 teaspoon red food coloring * 2 drops yellow or green food coloring (optional...
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This my friends is my cover: Ain't it fucn awesome? My publisher truly rocks... and so does Anina at Stenvert who did the art work.
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Yesterday I noticed an unusually funky smell in the kitchen. I knew I recognized it, but just in case, I blamed the rubbish bin in the laundry... so when darling beloved arrived home and he too smelt it. He removed the rubbish bag to the shed. (to await collection on Thursday morning) Now the...
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We woke to rain this morning. Bit of a surprise really but welcome. Breezy and I decided puddle jumping was the only way to get home from school - so we took the long way home. We found a BIG puddle and soaked each other. Eric came over. We discussed removing someones heart by shoving ones hand up...
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Admittedly it's often easier to ask a person for their number than try and find it yourself. Especially these days with so many opting for confidential numbers etc. (And for good reason... have you met me? lol) Every now and then I like to pick a person and find out as much as I can by myself....
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Friday, January 30, 2009 The Glock and the laptop I'm seeing a coffee table in front of a pale blue leather couch, across the room a dark haired man sits at his desk, typing at his computer. Back to the coffee table. A laptop sits, open. On the screen an IM chat window. The names of the...
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This morning I sold the electronic rights to my crime thriller novel Killerbyte to Rebel e Publishers. What a way to start a new week!  It was awesome seeing the email with the subject line, Acceptance of Killerbyte, sitting in my inbox... but even better to sign the contract (once vetted by my...
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Howdy you lot, Been a busy few days down here in the land of sunshine and paddling pools. My attempts to watch the Obama inauguration this morning were thwarted by my need for sleep. I found that most annoying, and I also found the coverage by TV3 disappointing. Yesterday we left home about...
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Saturday started early as usual. I had a mission today. White tee shirts. Not an easy mission like finding medium blue plain tee shirts, or bright emerald green (yuck), oh no... I needed white. We started our journey of discovery in Petone. So early hardly anyone crossed the threshold of the...
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Friday was most excellent Current mood:hot, really really hot -maybe thats temperature ag Category: Writing and Poetry...
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Stationary and can anyone explain why....Current mood:rather tired and in need of a glass of red wine...Category: Writing and Poetry Why the hell a six year olds stationary list for school would include a calculator? How fucn...
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At the Joust
Jousting    Saturday was the first day of the International jousting tournament held every two years in Upper Hutt. A good day was had by all.  Video footage of some of the jousting is viewable at my bravenet blog. I have no clue if it's even possible to upload video here!     http://...
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