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Time for a New Eye?

Tuesday, March 31st, 2009

100th Day

Monday, March 30th, 2009


Sunday, March 29th, 2009

After I finished the first draft of Sins of Blood and Stone (my first novel, published in 2002; the first draft dates to 1996), I left Long Island and moved to Florida.  A good friend of mine, Gina, gave me this gargoyle as a going away gift.
For eight years, he read in my room and/or […]

Day 99

Sunday, March 29th, 2009

A perfect day outside.
Much accomplished in the morning.
Desk cleared on 95% of the junk and at least 60% of the non-junk.
And I wanted to go outside.  At least for a while.  I wanted something architecturally interesting.  Or with a feeling of urban decay.  Being some hundreds of miles from anyplace I would call urban, I […]


Saturday, March 28th, 2009

Strange Days

Friday, March 27th, 2009

Me. Looking at You. Looking at Me.

Thursday, March 26th, 2009

Random Bits of Necropolis #7

Thursday, March 26th, 2009

“You’ve contradicted yourself,” the man said.  “Wishing for one thing, wishing for another.  There was a king once, in some medieval land, a boy king who ascended at far too early an age.  He built his kingdom upon wishes.  Whims.  Fancy.  He erected palaces unsurpassed in the history of imagination.  He amassed treasures and wonders […]

Random Bits of Necropolis #6

Wednesday, March 25th, 2009

At first, he thought it was a trick of the shadows.  A reflection of something beyond his field of vision.  He wouldn’t go so far as to call it a delusion.  After a moment, he decided it was definitely real.  “Anna,” he said.  “Look.”
She did.  He heard her gasp.
In the middle of the field, where […]

Flower Explosion

Wednesday, March 25th, 2009
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