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It’s All About Motivation
Yesterday afternoon I was on my way to the basement for a rousing 30 minutes on the elliptical when it…
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Are You Tense?
In an interview for The New York Times (September 25, 1977), John le Carré explained to Michael Barber that a…
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Auld Scotland
The setting of my mystery, The Secret of Lanark Island, is a fictitious island in Lake Champlain, south of Isle…
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The Long, Steep Learning Curve
I’ve learned a lot this year. About the world of publishing. About the craft of writing. About myself. I’ve also…
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New Year’s Goals
     My New Year’s goals (one step down from resolutions) are to spend more time writing and to get more…
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