Monthly Archives: January 2014

Carolina Snow Day

We got some snow last night. It’s really pretty. Everything’s closed, of course.On the way to bed last nightThis morning. You might be able to see the deer tracks in the driveway.Sunny out back. Continue reading

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Carolina Snow Day

We got some snow last night. It’s really pretty. Everything’s closed, of course.On the way to bed last nightThis morning. You might be able to see the deer tracks in the driveway.Sunny out back. Continue reading

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Applications are open for Viable Paradise 18

I had a wonderful time at Viable Paradise 17. I met a lot of new friends and made some new critique partners. I learned a lot about the craft of writing and got insights on how to be a more deliberate writer (I tend to get an idea and start writing to … Continue reading

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Applications are open for Viable Paradise 18

I had a wonderful time at Viable Paradise 17. I met a lot of new friends and made some new critique partners. I learned a lot about the craft of writing and got insights on how to be a more deliberate writer (I tend to get an idea and start writing to … Continue reading

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Book review: Wastelands

Wastelands: Stories of the Apocalypse, edited by John Joseph AdamsThis anthology came out in 2008, so it isn’t new. I can’t remember how I got my copy (an e-book), but it was sitting there on my e-reader when I wanted to read something I could pick up … Continue reading

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Book review: The Future is Japanese

The Future is Japanese, edited by Nick Mamatas and Masumi WashingtonI bought this anthology after Ken Liu’s piece “Mono no Aware” was nominated for the Hugo. I put off reading it until recently.Individual stories within an anthology are often hit or mi… Continue reading

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Happy new year!

2013 was the year I realized I’d probably never get a job in pharmacy again, since I’ve been out of practice for a long time. But I was okay with that, because I also realized that I’d followed a mercenary tendency when I went into the field, rather th… Continue reading

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