Category Archives: Encouragement


A blog post from this very site has been picked up by Allegory.  Ironically, Cracking the code, the first piece that I have ever gotten published, is a rant about not getting published. Thank goodness the editor has a sense … Continue reading

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Why I am stalking Stanley Schmidt

OK,  maybe “obsessively studying” is a better term. Stanley Schmidt is the Editor for Analog Science Fiction and Fact Magazine.  The Magazine is what I would consider the pinnacle of the Science Fiction short story market. I have sent off … Continue reading

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Encouragement enough to send one off

I read a story in Apex magazine by Terra Le May. At the end of the story is a link to her site/blog, so I decide to check it out. I am encouraged by her as it seems she has … Continue reading

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