Monthly Archives: March 2013

I would never do that…

The big trend, especially in YA fiction, is first-person present. I’m resolutely a third-person past kind of writer, although I’m wondering whether a YA novel bouncing around in my head might prefer first-person present. I much prefer my usual, but … Continue reading

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Cold, Dead Fingers

(Naturally, by the time I get to posting this, the matter is temporarily moot, since any legislative measure didn’t pass. However, there will be another mass shooting, another domestic terrorism attack, and when there is, we will have this discussion … Continue reading

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Juicer

This is actually an old piece of fiction, but I kind of like it. So I present it for your perusal. She set the orange on the cutting board and brought the sharp edge of the knife to its peel. … Continue reading

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