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Write a Million Words

C.L. Stone: Write a million words. Your first million is practice. Hugh Howey‘s response: This is so difficult to appreciate and even harder to do. Writing a novel is such a brutal undertaking, something we dream about but put off … Continue reading

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Mental illness?

Bondwine Books Few writers would spend six years of unremitting and unrewarded toil to complete a 600,000-word trilogy before the first book is sold Yeah, but how many would spend three years of unremitting and unrewarded toil to complete a … Continue reading

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John C Wright on my reactionary science fiction

Over in John C Wright’s blog John wrote about, tangentially, motherhood. I commented: TJIC: My two-novel arc peaks in grand space-opera fashion: really big things blowing up, even bigger things blowing up, space ships bigger than anyone had expected, AIs, … Continue reading

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