Monthly Archives: September 2018

Must Watch: THE AUTHORS OF REALITY

Jason Silva has come out with yet another brilliant video that shakes me to the core. His videos are synapse jolting adventures of reality altering challenge and I love them all. One of his most recent, The Authors of Reality, … Continue reading

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Fear Not

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SciFi—Fantasy Publishers Seek Submissions

Erica Verrillo has some of the best information on markets for writers and I love sharing her posts… especially when I’ve been working at the Renaissance Fair all day! From her website: Speculative fiction publishers have a tradition of accepting manuscripts … Continue reading

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Bitter Suite Reviews = $100 Amazon GC

I have a few new reviews up for Bitter Suites but I’d like to get 50… and I’m willing to give away a $100 Amazon gift card to one, randomly drawn lucky winner. Here’s how to enter: Leave a simple, … Continue reading

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Back to the KC Ren Fair

Has a week gone by already? Tomorrow Mr. Smith and I will be back at the Kansas City Renaissance Fair to work in the Le Loup Garou Alchemy shop. Last week was a three day marathon crash course in Renaissance fairs, absinthe history and … Continue reading

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Quitting the Day Job… Again

Remember when I quit my day job last summer to enjoy life as a full time writer? As soon as I was officially a full time writer I did the least amount of writing in years. Having the luxury of … Continue reading

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Falcon Point Lip Sync

One of the things we love best about Kansas City are the awesome apartments we live in. Falcon Point is more of a community than any other place we’ve lived. The entire staff work hard everyday to make these the … Continue reading

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Introverted Story Telling

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Bracken Boosts Fiction Rates

Bracken, an open-minded magazine with a preference for magic realism, has just increased their rates from $0.02/word to $0.04/word, with a minimum of $50/fiction piece. More details here. Here is what they want: Magic realism (read this great piece on fantasy vs. magic realism) Natural setting … Continue reading

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Yet Another Call to Corpse

Poets, prepare! Sharpen both your wit and your quills! Also, please excuse me. I’ve been immersed in the Kansas City Renaissance Fair, so my tone may be a bit more verbose than usual. And speaking of… we may have some … Continue reading

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