Geek Confessional: I did the fanfic thing

This entry is part 12 of 22 in the series The Road to Publication.

The last time I was in the confessional, I admitted to one of my deepest dreams as a writer: to pen a Star Wars novel. I’m still hoping that I’ll hear from Disney and/or Lucasfilm at some point. Thanks to everyone who tweeted about my desire. If you have a …

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The Heir Part XIV – Broken Vows

This entry is part 17 of 20 in the series Darkshire Woods: The Heir.

Azebel could scarcely believe it. After years of patient waiting, the old fool was finally going to die. Yes, she wasn’t thrilled with the methodology. Using poison felt gauche, to say the least, but the opportunity was simply too good to pass up. With Edrys Fanella finally exposed as the …

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The Heir Part XIII — Revelations

This entry is part 16 of 20 in the series Darkshire Woods: The Heir.

The guards had cleared out the ballroom at Maxillian’s insistence. As a matter of fact, Bartholomew’s good friend had pretty much taken charge the moment Azebel made her accusation. He had calmed the guests, shooed them all out of the room, and ordered the guards to clap the boy in …

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The Heir Part IX — A Surprise Visitor

This entry is part 12 of 20 in the series Darkshire Woods: The Heir.

“Your Majesty?” Someone shook Bartholomew’s arm gently, their touch so light he thought he dreamed it. He grumbled, trying to burrow deeper under the covers. He knew that it was still night, the darkness wrapped around him tighter than any blanket. There was no crisis, no issue that required his …

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Darkshire Woods: The Heir – The Tilt!

This entry is part 11 of 20 in the series Darkshire Woods: The Heir.

Okay, so I took a little time off from writing “The Heir.” Part of that was just to catch my breath. Part of it was…well, real life intrusions. But it’s also because it’s time for the Tilt! For those of you unfamiliar with the Fiasco RPG rules, at the halfway …

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