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Forty-three thousand words and counting

Progress on Between the Lion and the Wolf (BLW) feels like it’s going more slowly than in the past, but if I stop and think about it, I’m pretty sure I sat on two chapters of Beneath the Vault of Stars (BVS) for almost a year before moving forward with that, so maybe…

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Proofs are in!

Because I’m impatient (don’t tell my sons!), I ordered a proof—all right, I ordered a bunch of proofs—as soon as I’d uploaded my files to CreateSpace. I don’t think that was a bad thing: waiting for the physical books to arrive gave me more than enough time to correct some…

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Beneath the Vault of Stars

Back in high school, sitting at my friend Jason’s kitchen table, the two of us were talking about…something. I have no idea what. What I do remember, though, is sensing the germ of this novel taking root. Today I’m a long way from high school: still, this story—its overarching themes,…

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