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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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on Witch, my nanowrimo project

Starting from two recent short stories,  I have decided to try and put together a quick 50,000 word novel I call Witch. Here are some initial notes: On the surface, the narrator believes his wife is a witch and has … Continue reading

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Song of Songs – author’s notes – title

I finished my novel, Song of Songs, about three years ago. No one really noticed. It remains unread, excepting a few close friends. I didn’t expect anything else. This is a novel I wrote to please myself. It is not … Continue reading

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But I digress

I’m forever amazed By how much I’ve forgotten Her darkness eludes me Her distance haunted me Thought runs in orbits, repeating Without destination But begin another go around Thinking the same thoughts yet again Spoiled by ease forgetting to pursue … Continue reading

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an uncanny ability

Most of what I learned about people came from conversations. Only rarely did I actually participate in conversations, even more rarely did I initiate them. Sitting within a few feet of people I knew made it virtually impossible to shut … Continue reading

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