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Writer’s Mail
Tuesdays With Story
July 30, 2013

Writer’s quotation . . .
“People on the outside think there’s something magical about writing, that you go up in the attic at midnight and cast the bones and come down in the morning with a story, but it isn’t like that. You sit in back of the typewriter and you work, and that’s all there is to it.” – Harlan Ellison

Who’s up next . . .
August 6: Lisa McDougal (chapter, Tebow Family Secret), Rebecca Rettenmund (???), Andy Pfeiffer (novella/part 1 rewrite, Pilleum), Pat Edwards (poems), and Amber Boudreau (chapter 17, Noble). . . . One open slot. Shoot a note to Jerry Peterson if you want it.

August 13: Ray Woodruff (“Fringe Benefits”), Erin Syth (essay), Terry Hoffman (synopsis rewrite), Rebecca Rettenmund (chapter, Hales Tales), and Carol Hornung, (scene, The Ghost of Heffron College).

August 20: Lisa McDougal (chapter, Tebow Family Secret), Bob Kralapp (???), Millie Mader (chapter 46/part 2, Life on Hold), Judith McNeil (chapter 3, My Mother, Savior of Men), Amber Boudreau (chapter 18, Noble), and Alicia Connolly Lohr (novella, scene, Lincoln’s Other War).

Fifth Tuesday . . . (more…)


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