Monthly Archives: June 2014

Risk Analysis: Choosing My Next Writing Project

Any writer will tell you that they have more ideas than time. Choosing the next project then becomes a challenge.  From several decades as an engineer, I do a quick-and-dirty risk assessment to choose which of my current candidate projects … Continue reading

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Elephants to Zebras: Another Look at Story Structure

While in Colorado, I had great fun visiting the Cheyenne Mountain Zoo.  Except for commenting on a friend’s a beta-version of a steampunk story and writing a review for another friend’s romance novel, I did no writing.  That doesn’t mean I didn’t … Continue reading


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