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Buy One Get One Free! (BOGO)

For a limited time, if you buy one of my fiction books from me via my PayPal account I’ll send you both of my fiction books via Amazon fulfillment. You have the option of getting a second copy of the same … 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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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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