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Tuesday Morning Ramblings

I recently just submitted my first novel for editing and this list makes me very nervous about how that is going to go. The final first draft was 85,000 or so words, and after reading this, I am very afraid … Continue reading

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Upcoming 2019 Novel (Jacob’s Pass)

Chapter 38 With shuffling on either side of us, Walter fires a few shots into the air, and the silence returns, and with the trail opening up in front of us and the taller trees leaning in around our group … Continue reading

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Jacobs Pass: Chapter 8

  The solemn silhouette sits crouched against the back wall of a world worn cabin watching as the sun begins its final descent into blackness of night. Rubbing his head with no comfort of another he sighs at the fading … Continue reading

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JACOBS PASS: Chapter 7

The door to Walters is just a door; I always thought it should be one of those old western swinging types but times change. Actually, time continues on its ever constant rate, and it seems that only styles and acceptance … Continue reading

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JACOBS PASS: Chapter 6

Back out on the wooden planks of the store fronts I have but one place to go before heading back home, the tavern to see Walter. Just as I’m about to reach Walter’s that’s when Luke, the sheriff, steps out … Continue reading

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JACOBS PASS: Chapter 5

Coming finally to the first casted shadow of the building on my right I feel my eyelids lower a bit and my mind sharpen. This isn’t intentional; it has become a reflex, somehow shadows casted from manmade objects swing the … Continue reading

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JACOBS PASS: Chapter 4

After about forty-five minutes along my trail, I call it mine simply because it ends at my front door and there’s no reason for anyone else to be traveling along it, I come across my usual resting spot on a … Continue reading

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