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The Day I Discovered Writing Is Not Easy…

I Remember That Day. I finished the first chapter of a sci-fi story in which a sentient AI navigating a spaceship by herself was dancing, or more like gyrating to a tune playing through the ship. She moved from deck to deck by sliding down something like a fireman’s pole. Someone in my writing group looked at me and said,…

Spying on…myself

I took a pleasant drive to nowhere on Thursday morning following a quick trip to Dunkin Donuts.  Medium dark roast coffee with cream and 1 sugar pack. I listened to the acoustic music of LUCIUS on my Spotify app as I followed the road. Morning rush hour didn’t bother me, as I was off work for the day. Bumper to bumper traffic has…

Book cover design-Leave it to the Pros

I realized when searching for a book to read, what grabs my attention is the book cover.  What slows me down in our fast-paced world is….. the shiny book cover. That’s how the author gets my attention. Then I want to know more about the author and book. As I grow my online flash fiction to an e-book or print, I will rely…