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Teaser Tuesday: Dune

Teaser Tuesdays is a weekly bookish meme, hosted by MizB of Should Be Reading. Anyone can play along! Just do the following: * Grab your current read * Open to a random page * Share two (2) “teaser” sentences from somewhere on that page * BE CAREFUL NOT TO INCLUDE SPOILERS! (make sure that what… Continue reading Teaser Tuesday: Dune

Short Story · Writing

Succinctly Yours: Irene

Succinctly Yours is a weekly meme by grandma. Of this meme she says: How low can you go? Use the photo as inspiration for a story of 140 characters OR 140 words. It doesn’t have to be exactly 140, just not more. This one is 140 characters. She loaded the car with their bags and… Continue reading Succinctly Yours: Irene

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Third Writers’ Platform-Building Campaign

So I have signed up for the Third Writers’ Platform-Building Campaign.  It runs from August 22nd, 2011 to October 31st, 2011. It looks like a lot of fun. There will be Campaigner Challenge, based on genres. I signed up for urban fantasy. I will do these things: follow other Campaigner in your Group(s), pop round… Continue reading Third Writers’ Platform-Building Campaign

fantasy · flash friday · Short Story · Writing

Friday Flash: How To Become A Warrior

Another drabble for Friday Flash! To become a warrior you must do five things. First: master the whip and the knife. Second: Acquire a noble steed. Mind, acquire it yourself. No fit warrior buys his sandworm. You must trek into the desert and find a sandworm nest. Be easy. Almost no one loses a limb… Continue reading Friday Flash: How To Become A Warrior

Book Review · fantasy · General · reading

Book Review: Blood Rock by Anthony Francis

From Amazon: Graffiti comes to life in the dark heart of Atlanta’s oldest cemetery, slaying one of the city’s best loved vampires before the eyes of his friend Dakota Frost. Deadly magick is at work on the city’s walls, challenging even the amazing power of Dakota’s tattoos to contain it. The hungry, graffiti magick loves… Continue reading Book Review: Blood Rock by Anthony Francis

General · reading · Teaser Tuesdays

Teaser Tuesday: Blood Rock

Teaser Tuesdays is a weekly bookish meme, hosted by MizB of Should Be Reading. Anyone can play along! Just do the following: * Grab your current read * Open to a random page * Share two (2) “teaser” sentences from somewhere on that page * BE CAREFUL NOT TO INCLUDE SPOILERS! (make sure that what… Continue reading Teaser Tuesday: Blood Rock