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Writer In Progress

Writing is an exploration. You start from nothing and learn as you go.

~E.L. Doctorow

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This Is The End

Posted by [email protected] on January 1, 2018 at 9:45 PM Comments comments (0)

Okay, here's the deal: I hate blogging. I have for a long time.

I ...
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I'll Tell You What I Want, What I Really, Really Want.

Posted by [email protected] on December 5, 2017 at 7:45 AM Comments comments (0)

Hey there, Readers!

I was wondering aloud what to write for this month’s b...

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Posted by [email protected] on November 6, 2017 at 9:40 PM Comments comments (0)

I’m going to let you in on a little secret about myself today. It’s nothing huge, simply an u...

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Our Collaboration--Part 3: Is It A Book?

Posted by [email protected] on October 7, 2017 at 8:00 PM Comments comments (0)

I've been b...
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Our Collaboration--Part 2: Letting Go

Posted by [email protected] on September 10, 2017 at 7:30 AM Comments comments (0)

Okay, did you see up there where it said "Part 2"? You missed that? No worries. You can

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Our Collaboration--Part 1: Two Heads?

Posted by [email protected] on August 14, 2017 at 1:40 PM Comments comments (0)

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Posted by [email protected] on July 17, 2017 at 11:10 PM Comments comments (0)

It all started with a raffle.

The raffle was a part of the Haverhill Holiday Bookfear, a dark/horror oriented book fair put on at the Haverhill Public Library last December. As a last-minute prize (there were lots of prizes in this raffle) they added the authors themselves: fill out one o...

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Surprise, Surprise, Surprise!

Posted by [email protected] on June 19, 2017 at 8:55 PM Comments comments (0)

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Hey, happy June! Thanks for stopping by.

They say things come in threes. They also say three’s company, third time’s the charm, and go on three! I think I’ve said all those things, but the one that applies today is that things come in threes:...

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Moving Day (Welcome Back!)

Posted by [email protected] on May 22, 2017 at 9:40 PM Comments comments (0)

Welcome to Writer in Progress—or, if you’ve been here before, welcome back!

I know I haven’t been here in a while, but that doesn’t mean I’ve been sitting on my ass eating bon-bons—and if you’re a WYMOP reader, yeah, I’m about to run through the ...

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Instant Review

Posted by [email protected] on March 31, 2016 at 4:35 PM Comments comments (0)

I was in Portsmouth New Hampshire the other night, at the Author's Night by the Sea, when an older woman came by our table and was fascinated by my Carol of the Bells chapbook.

"Well," she said, "my name is Carol."

"Oh," I replied with a smile. "So is the main character in this story. That's where the title comes from."

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