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This Ugly Little War

Recently, during a discussion regarding the new Wonder Woman film, a comment was made: Let me put it this way: I write a beautiful poem all about how we should nuke New York. The poem is lovely. Gorgeous. The language … Continue reading

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Looking For Adventure And Whatever Comes My Way

A few thoughts on the subject of Pulp Revival. First, Dominika Lein’s “Still Pulp Rev”. Then Jon Mollison’s “A Newcomer’s View Of Pulp Rev”, which a commentary on Lein’s piece. Then The Mixed GM’s “Support Your ‘Local’ Content Creators”, which … Continue reading

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The Hike by Drew Magary

I picked up Drew Magary’s novel The Hike on audiobook a while back because it was the Audible deal of the day and the concept sounded interesting. I listened to it shortly after I got it, and I was favorably … Continue reading

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A Mary Sue Ain’t Nothing But A Sandwich

It’s not uncommon for the same subject to come up on several of the writer’s groups that I follow at the same time, which I attribute to a kind of Fortian/Jungian mass unconscious, although it’s more likely because there’s a … Continue reading

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Think About It Seriously You Know It Makes Sense

I need a financier. Specifically, I am looking for someone who is able to manage crowdfunding campaigns and raise money for short fiction anthology projects. The short form business plan is a publishing company specifically designed to produce short fiction, … Continue reading

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More on Short Fiction and Multi-author Anthologies

This is kind of a followup to my last post on short fiction. As I said, I think that short fiction is important. And I think that short fiction collections with stories from multiple authors are important, too.  I think … Continue reading

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Short Fiction, or “What Needs To Happen Next”

I am convinced that there is a direct correlation between short fiction and innovation in fiction, both in the styles of individual authors and in fiction styles as a whole. In Speculative Fiction, there can be said to be four … Continue reading

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