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It doesn\'t take an analyst to demonstrate the rapid rate at which technology has been evolving over the past decade. From laptops to net-books, to cellphones and tablets technology has been doing what it has always been: finding ways to become relevant and useful in everyday life. And as always, this technology remains only as good as the people who use it. It is reflective of our own culture ...
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Sarah encounters a troll!
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A wolf story
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Notes and ramblings on The Divine Dozen #1 which includes my thoughts on mythology, the works of Neil Gaiman, and the Mexican Day of the Dead.


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I was struck by my muse and this is what came out. One link to my story. My pain, ny sorrow, by afflictions, my healing.
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Excerpt from a story I'm working on - a short novel about twin brothers surviving\thriving within a quarantined zone - written 1st person in the form of a journal.
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Rob starts his adventure
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In the introductory chapter of this quirky epic fantasy, MacAbre, the God of Death, finds himself in a deep depression due to the repugnant nature of his profession. Meanwhile, Ataxia, the Goddess of Chaos, enjoys a relaxing evening of terrorizing townspeople and smashing public property.
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A philosophical narrative about a man's traumatic confrontation with the brutality of existence.
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Our society has grown absolutely relationship crazed. If you aren't with someone or aren't sleeping with someone, you are outdated. To this I would strongly disagree, a moment of the past, of relationships gone is what I would like for me.
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Milo wants to find out why he's not a successful writer, so asks his friend, Janef, for some advice, and comes to a surprising conclusion.
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A shift in perspective is the fastest way to change.
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Rob recalls the early days
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Simply an expression
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Inspired by recent star gazing
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Sweeping in like a falcon...
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It's not about what's on the outside but what's inside that matters...
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Jessica fears if her friend falls in love she is going to be alone. Her friend finds love, read and find out what Jessica does.
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(Best to read in a very quiet place, with lights off.)
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Fundamental question to our freedom I
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New edition on 25.8.2015
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Recently: freshly started writing on a Blog...will now post the relevent poem.
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just did this, 5 min ago, a 15 min draft - just putting it here. inspiration yes
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It's a hint of a writing style you may find unique and intellectually fun

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03-10-2015 22:54
Welcome Jayneyyy! Best way to start is by reviewing others. I'm sure everyone here will be willing to help.

03-10-2015 22:50
I'm new here - any help would be appreciated! I'm coming here to get some feedback on a novel I started to write...any help? Smile

01-10-2015 23:46
Good news Don. Your two paperbacks have arrived. Boy am I going to enjoy these.

18-09-2015 14:04
Big Don, I just came across the review you did on Megan and my Poems And Rhymes Of Our Times Book. I must have smiles the whole day. Thanks for the kind words dude. PS I just sent Megan the news on FB

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