Category Archives: fiction

My First Novella’s Cover

This is the front cover for my soon-to-be-released first novella, It Was Her Eyes. The watermarks will be removed for the actual cover. With love, Russ Advertisements

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Three Lives in One

It’s happened. Dreams of real life and imagined life life via one of my fiction stories joined together into a mind-tripping dream meld last night. My mind replayed a combined sequence of challenging times that I actually lived through, through in … Continue reading

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My Baby Grew 2,500 Words Yesterday

I got on a roll yesterday and wrote about 2,500 more words of my story It was Her Eyes. I’m quite pleased with the quality and quantity from that effort. Most of the pieces of the puzzle are in place and … Continue reading

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Be Careful What You Wish For

Here is another unedited rough draft excerpt from my latest project titled It Was Her Eyes: At the touch of my hand on her bare shoulder, our eyes flew open, faces so close that our noses nearly touched. We jerked away … Continue reading

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Story Excerpts and Updates

My latest writing project, It Was Her Eyes, is progressing nicely. Until now, my writing for grownups has involved short stories. This is my most ambitious writing project yet. I’ve typed about 6,600 words, and wrote perhaps a thousand more (while … Continue reading

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