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How having a heartbeat can kill your writing

In a previous article, I introduced one of the tools that I hoped would provide me with a lot of useful data about my writing practices, that I would later…

The author chats – with his protagonist

When I do author interviews, I am struck by two things: how similar they all are, yet how totally different. By ‘similar,’ I only mean that most interviewers follow a…

The universe made me do it

Wow. It’s like falling in love again. Or maybe I’ve had a taste of what it’s like to be separated from your children for a long time and then finally…

Panel Duty WWC 2012

On a discussion panel about the impact of web writing on fiction writing at When Words Collide 2012.

Prize offered to friendly strangers in Calgary

Jeff wearing the new Strange Places T-shirt On the heels of a strange week for friendly people in Calgary, this weekend brings an odd personal event to light for me…