Tag Archive: The Shadow of His Wings

May 20

Blue Peter

Remember that aptitude test we took early on in high school to find out what we’re good at?  Maybe the test was a help for some, but by then I had a pretty good idea of the direction I was going because of the crocodile behind the sofa. Years before, my parents surely had no idea …

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Dec 21

Christmas List

The call came several days before Christmas that year:  a  prominent and respected  New York-based editor of sf/fantasy, whom I’d met through a writing workshop, wanted to buy my novel. As Christmas gifts go, selling a first novel is way up there on the all-time list (though the top spot will always be the December …

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