Category Archives: Fiction and Copy Decodes

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It Could Have Happened about 25 Years Ago, But It’ll be Tonight, Instead…

How’s it going? Sometimes life goes in interesting directions or things get put off, in a way. For me, tonight is about one of those things, but first I’ll have to explain. Let’s get to it. I think I was … Continue reading

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How a Crying Owl Can Make You a Better Writer

How was your weekend? Mine verged on what was previously normal–a shopping trip to pick up some things. Which was cool, even though it was more spontaneous. Let’s get to it. This title came to me minutes ago, truthfully. I … Continue reading

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I Woke Up to the “S” Word Today

How’s it going? It’s finally time for that first particular post of the year, even though this actually happened when I went to a concert a month or so ago. Let’s get to it. I saw some snow outside the … Continue reading

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For Some Reason I Find It Difficult to Write When This Happens…

How’s it going? I want to talk a bit about something a little embarrassing for me personally (for some reason or other–we’ll call it “inspiration” for now until I think of something better). Let’s get to it. For some reason, … Continue reading

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How a Musician Talking Marketing Poked Me in the Eye…

How’s it going? Anyway, let’s get to it. I listened to an interesting interview yesterday. It was the December 3rd episode of James Newcomb’s MusicPreneur podcast (http://musicpreneur.com/podcast/toot-your-own-horn/). A musician I know of was talking about the business side of music. … Continue reading

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A Quiz Claimed I’d Been Spiderman, and Here’s What I Think of It…

How was your weekend? Mine was pretty standard–resting, getting things done around the house, and goofing off. Let’s get to it. I was looking at my Facebook memories today (as I was having trouble figuring out what to talk to … Continue reading

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Problems Are Really What It’s all About…

How’s it going? Today’s the last day of November 2017. With all the special Thanksgiving, Black Friday, Cyber Monday, and what-have-ya that have been going on (or had been), I sorta forgot about that. After Thanksgiving, it’s kind of a … Continue reading

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Good on One Hand, and Bad on the Other…

How’s it going? I’d like to focus a tiny bit on one part in my subscription form today. A minor part, really, and one I haven’t had a lot of fodder for of late. Let’s get to it. My brother … Continue reading

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I Was Reminded of This TV Character Yesterday

How’s it going? Last post, I mentioned that I’d talk about one of my favorite TV characters (not my all-time favorite), and I figured that should be today, before my writer’s brain gets control of my fingers again and changes … Continue reading

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Never Here, Here for a While, Then Forever Gone?

How was your weekend? Mine was really great. There was Thanksgiving (which was still during the week itself, but oh well), and Black Friday (which I totally forgot about amid all my turkey thoughts), and then the official weekend. It … Continue reading

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