Sharp Pointy Things 3: Now with More Slashing

I've got another blog post up over at JL. Stop by and check out Sharp Pointy Things 3 where I discuss why I use swords in my fantasy world despite the real world prevalence of other weapons. Includes a brief talk about why and how you can create a world that eschews the sword for …

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Rejection, or Ah, *bleep*

I've been thinking for a while about tackling a subject that many of us writers face. Actually, I think it's a human issue, not simply a first world problem for would-be authors. Rejection. Here's the thing, rejection hurts. It's like getting slapped in the face. With a puffer fish. It stings, it burns, it leaves …

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