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What makes a character memorable?

Other posts in Rhobin’s Rounds This is the task Rhobin Courtright has set her group. Well, what makes a person memorable? After all, character is a person in a book. The people I remember are those who have had an … Continue reading

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A band-aid: Buddhist equanimity

Originally posted on Bobbing Around:
We live at the end of times. The conversion of the USA into Trumpistan (thank you for the brilliant term, Margaret Goodman) has taken us a huge jump toward global disaster. The only rational reaction…

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Litring author takeover, Sat 4th Nov

As I threatened in the just-released November issue of Bobbing Around, I am circulating the details of an event I was unwise enough to volunteer for. This is a Facebook party (sort of), with me and a couple of other … Continue reading

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Please vote for Guardian Angel!

I have entered Guardian Angel in a popularity contest. TCK publishing has allowed entries in 16 categories. The book in each that gets the most votes before 10th December is the winner, and there is also an overall winner. All … Continue reading

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Cheryl Holloway is interviewing me, now

Please visit Cheryl Holloway’s blog and leave a comment. Also, I’ll be grateful if you spread the word. 🙂 Bob

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A bang then a whimper?

Previous contributions to Rhobin’s rounds Rhobin’s question for May, 2017 was suggested by Skye: Has so much emphasis been placed by other writers’ advice, publishers, reviewers, etc. on authors to have a spectacular opening page/1st chapter that the rest of … Continue reading

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Still a chance!

To my followers, Dear Friend, I’ve just found out that I have made a little mistake. The Amazon UK Storyteller contest ends on the 19th of May, not the 17th as I thought. If you have decided for any reason … Continue reading

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Guardian Angel is soaring

Amazon UK is running a “storyteller contest.” I have entered my novel, Guardian Angel. This means it needs lots of sales, and lots of great reviews. So, I have priced it at the minimum Amazon allows: 75 US cents (99 … Continue reading

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Feedback on draft cover please

Here is the draft cover of Hit and Run, my 16th book, about to come to life. The publisher is waiting for my approval. Please give me your opinion. Would you pick up the book if you saw this cover?

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Bobbing Around Volume 15 Number 3

I posted this issue, back in September, 2015, but something went wrong. It is not in the WordPress archives. Since it is full of good stuff, I’ve removed outdated material, and am having a second go. Think of it as … Continue reading

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