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Mailing List Shenanigans

Okay, I'll be honest - I have almost no mailing list subscribers yet. That bums me out somewhat, but I'm still trying to figure this stuff out, so I won't beat myself up too much. And then my mailing list plugin went kablooey. As in, not working anymore. Screwed up....

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New WordPress Theme, Woo! Also, News.

I think we've established by now that I change my website about as often as I change my clothes. Something just happens to me, and I end up hating whatever my current theme looks like, and then it's off to the WordPress Theme Directory to pick through eleventy million...

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Defeating Procrastination

Defeating Procrastination

My author friends, let us talk about procrastination. We are all guilty of this. We sit down to write, and suddenly the laundry waiting to be done looks inviting, or we get the urge to vacuum all the things. It is our nemesis! And a wily foe it is, ever creeping into...

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Quick Update

I've been moving apartments all weekend! Back to my usual schedule tomorrow, I hope. I promise you something interesting on *dun dun DUN* Fifty Shades of Grey. I bet those of you who know me can guess what THAT will be. Heheheheheh.

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Once more with feeling

Once more with feeling

And the site is changed around again. I've decided that I need to get real, for once and for all, and concentrate on... well, being a writer. Doing the thing that I've wanted to do since I was twelve and figured out that storytelling is my calling in life. AND SO IT...

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Wheee

You know how it is - you go away, get sick, neglect your blog a while, and come back later once you've got something interesting to say. Also - bored of the Twitchy commenters. DELETE! I have to write a thing on Broken Age. I shall return soon. Claire away! *WHOOSH*

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Whoops

I forgot to open comments after the trollfest earlier this week! Oh noes! Eh, I've no time to play today, but seeing as one has already sent me a message telling me to kill myself, I figure they're still around. Might as well let them have a lovely little circle jerk...

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On White Feminists and Womanism

So this is going to be a long one. Settle in, folks... specifically white cisgender feminists. Yeah, women like me. I'm talking to you now. This is partly about me, and partly about you. I'm going to tell you how I came to dislike mainstream feminism. Let me tell you...

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Apparently I got an award

Apparently I got an award

A blog award, no less. I feel special. Many thanks to the PewPew Diaries for thinking my endless rants are worth anything. 1. Tell us about one of the most embarrassing moments you’ve ever been through! HAHAHAHAHAHA No. I'm not reliving my childhood trauma, thanks. 2....

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Writer’s Week

Writer’s Week

Emily Suess is running Writer's Week, an event where writers can come out of the woodwork and get lots of information and other fun stuff from various publishing professionals. I'll be contributing a guest post this Friday on covers, and I designed the cover for the...

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Harry Harrison has died.

I will never have a chance to meet him now. I loved his books. I loved the characters. The Stainless Steel Rat was my favorite, and I know reading that series has influenced my own stories.Bye Harry. :'(

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And it keeps happening…

Right. I've talked before about the representation of women in video games and how it sucks, and some people have said I'm barking up the wrong tree. Men are idealized too, men are sexualized too, you're making a mountain out of a molehill, blah blah blah... To this I...

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