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Writer Tech(nique): the Sandwich Theory of Non-Chronological Composition

No, it is not “start at the beginning and proceed through the middle till you get to the end.” Seriously not. Especially because people hang up with “but what’s the beginning?” I now lay upon you: The Sandwich Theory. How to … Continue reading

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Doing the work, getting compensated for the work

For the last two years, I’ve been increasing my engagement on Twitter. As a result, I’ve met amazing writers around the world; I’ve also taken an active part as a member of the science fiction and fantasy writing community. I’ve … Continue reading

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Weekend Writing Warriors: Sunday 31 January 2016 (Character interview: Yasmin-3)

Each Sunday, Weekend Writing Warriors offers a selection of eight-sentence excerpts from writers in multiple genres and forms. Check out the full roster here. *** I walked out and I kept walking. I didn’t mean to do that, but my … Continue reading

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Weekend Writing Warriors: Sunday 17 January 2016 (WIP: Ship’s Heart)

Each Sunday, Weekend Writing Warriors offers a selection of eight-sentence excerpts from writers in multiple genres and forms. Check out the full roster here. *** “What about the creatures from the journey-ship?” Yasmin asked. “They talk about horses on the … Continue reading

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Weekend Writing Warriors: Sunday 3 January 2016 (WIP: Ship’s Heart)

Each Sunday, Weekend Writing Warriors offers a selection of eight-sentence excerpts from writers in multiple genres and forms. Check out the full roster here. *** They had a glorious view of the planet Karis from the transit station. The station was … Continue reading

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Weekend Writing Warriors: Sunday 27 December 2015 (WIP: Ship’s Heart)

Each Sunday, Weekend Writing Warriors offers a selection of eight-sentence excerpts from writers in multiple genres and forms. Check out the full roster here. *** Martisset was so absorbed in studying the models for death-correspondence that she didn’t hear her … Continue reading

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Weekend Writing Warriors: Sunday 20 December 2015 (WIP: Ship’s Heart)

Each Sunday, Weekend Writing Warriors offers a selection of eight-sentence excerpts from writers in multiple genres and forms. Check out the full roster here. *** Yasmin didn’t like to think of herself as naive, but the glories of the universe … Continue reading

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