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The Story of a Book

Looking back on the history of my first book, I see six phases in its development: Trial by Ordeal, Sabbatical, Poetic Ecstasy, A Better Baby, Love Laborious and New Birth. Trial by Ordeal Twenty-some years before writing Souls at Rest … Continue reading

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Nation by Terry Pratchett

  My rating: A+ (Superlative!) By way of introduction, let’s blame all of this on Julie Davis, the indefatigable contributor to the Catholic Writers Guild blog. Along the way, Julie aroused my curiosity with her description of  a Young Adult novel, … Continue reading

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