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nanowrimo update

So far so good I’m pacing myself at 2,500 words a day. With proper planning, I can usually get this done by noon. Then I spend the rest of the day planning the next chapter. The month gets busy for … Continue reading

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Witch – chapter 1 – nanowrimo

Witch a novel by Lord Malinov Chapter One Prologue I’m writing this book because I believe my wife is a witch, that she has magical powers. Looking back with twenty/twenty hindsight, I thought she was a witch right away, the … Continue reading

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Witch – outline

Witch is composed of twenty chapters – a prologue, three sections and an epilogue. Each chapter is about 2,500 words. Here’s a brief inconsistent outline of the chapters: Art is accusation, expression, passion. Art is black charcoal crushing white paper. … Continue reading

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Swingers

Perspective, the point-of-view, the slant created by choice of narrator is one of my favorite tools to manipulate in writing a story. Here, I took a first-personish narrative about a swinger couple prowling a bar and shifted the perspective twenty … Continue reading

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In the Cards

I love to see my narrators challenged by ideas and insights that come from an unexpected direction – enjoy – Malinov In The Cards by Lord Malinov I am a scientist and a skeptic. I take logic and reason seriously. … Continue reading

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Change

A recognition story where the past and the present are disconnected and the changes are powerful – enjoy – Malinov Change by Lord Malinov I ran into Mia at a bar. It was one of those moments of cognitive dissonance, … Continue reading

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Insomnia

From a series of guitar-based stories, this one addresses the late-night hook-up, a visitation of the warmest kind – enjoy – Malinov Insomnia by Lord Malinov Sometimes, when I can’t sleep, I get up and play scales on my guitar. … Continue reading

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