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Swords, castles, and knights, Oh, my! A reluctant scholar’s guide to medieval research

Armor up, and let’s get to fightin’! In this guider for medieval research for writers we’ll look at some great resources for learning about castles, sword fighting, and medieval life.

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The pixels between you and me

I like technology. I do. But If you’ve used modern technology for any amount of time, you know that all is not well in our silicon paradise.

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Quote: We shall not cease from exploration

Whether you’re a novelist, a world traveler, a stock boy, or a single mom, don’t cease exploring. Every day has some treasure to uncover. If only we have eyes to see it.

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Bookish Bits: Dueling series

Sometimes you have to make tough choices. Like whether or not to finish a series you started or jump into a new one. Oh, what’s an author to do with dueling series?

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What makes Great Art?

What makes great art? An article I wrote last year for IndieCon, but I felt it was important enough to republish it on my own site.

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A paperback guy in an ebook world

Ever feel out of place? Like a living fossil. Someone born out of time. That’s me more and more these days. So what’s a cultural backslider to do?

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Stories Bring Peace

Stories bring peace in so many ways. Heard aloud they bring us together. Read alone they still the soul and quiet the mind.

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The Names in The Lineage of Majesty

You know all those names mean in the lineage of Jesus? They’re not just obscure words. They carry an amazing message, the Lineage of Majesty.

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