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I Wanted You to Be the First to Know

Thank you for being a follower of this site. I wanted you to be the first to know about the project on which I’ve begun working today which will hopefully someday become my thirtieth book. (My twenty-eighth book It Was Her Eyes is … Continue reading

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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

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It Was Her Eyes Update

I revised the story for my first novella It Was Her Eyes based on excellent feedback I received from seven Beta Readers, then sent it to my editor. It is now ready for the interior layout and cover design. Unfortunately, this is the … Continue reading

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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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Isabella’s Story

Below is another unedited excerpt from my story titled, It Was Her Eyes. It’s a rough draft and likely to be substantially changed by the time my book is published. Though the scenes depicted would probably get a PG-13 or perhaps R … Continue reading

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A Taste of “It Was Her Eyes”

In an earlier post I mentioned the story seed for “It Was Her Eyes.” I thought some of you would enjoy seeing a pre-edited rough draft of the beginning of my story. As in all aspects of my story, it is … Continue reading

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