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“Luka and Iso”- Top 10% in The Nicholl Fellowship!

Hello wonderful blog readers! I received an email from the Nicholl Fellowship today. Every year, The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences picks five writers and pay them, based on the strength of the script they submitted, to produce another … Continue reading

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I’m Still Here

Well, I’m still here. I’m just keeping on keeping on.  Written another book.  Am having another go at finding an agent for “Luka and Iso”, the tale of the sentient genetically engineered dragon.  I really hope I can get that … Continue reading

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My book is coming true before my very eyes…

It is at once exciting and frustrating to see my sci-fi future coming to pass.  Exciting to see how things are progressing down the path I speculated they would- nice to know I can see into the future somewhat correctly … Continue reading

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Kells and Reasons for Rejection

Happy St. Patrick’s Day!  The Book Of Kells is free on iTunes today.  I don’t know a thing about it, but I will soon enough.  Enjoy! And today, author Michael J. Sullivan posted some interesting insights from another author, Marion … Continue reading

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Time to type every word I know: Coffee, Writing, Iron Man, Duck

As you may know, I enjoy participating in the various gift exchanges through Reddit Gifts.  It’s like doing a secret santa, only with thousands of other people, and for specific categories of things. I was so pleased to open my … Continue reading

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Checking in, Space, Baby Cakes

I have spent the morning reading over past short stories, seeing if can do any work on them, or perhaps adapt them for the screen.  Seems as though I’ve been infected with the screenwriting bug, and it’s addling my brain … Continue reading

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Victory Hot Chocolate: The Melting of Kings

So I made those marshmallows, and they turned out great! Making Marshmallows. Cut them into cubes with scissors. Melting into the hot chocolate… One for Aaron too.  🙂 *Gloop!* Perfect A great way to end the week.  It was brain … Continue reading

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Deadline in mere hours? Time to learn how to make marshmallows!

But seriously, the script is almost completely done.  I just have a few things to check, using the intertubes.  I’ve spent three days reading it over and making final adjustments, minor tweaks, and even a few major ones.  I’ve shaved … Continue reading

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Cut cut cut, think think think

I have two scenes that need to be cut from the script, I know it.  I just… have to figure out how.  There’s some pertinenent information in them that I’ll have to move elsewhere. Today went well.  Cleaved off a … Continue reading

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Nicholl Fellowship Deadline Looms! …and food is delicious.

I am going to be doing the last of the final edit tomorrow, then sending in the screenplay adaptation to the Academy’s Nicholl Fellowship.  (See my previous post here!)  I’m way excited! My husband and I have been going to … Continue reading

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