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Keep The Dream Fires Burning

It’s easy to let dreams die, Modern Philosophers. That’s just a basic truth.  Dreams need to be fueled with the fires of passion, hard work, commitment, and maybe even a little blind faith and dumb luck. The saying is “Chase … Continue reading

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Where Have All The Pages Gone?

One would think that someone who famously suffers from abandonment issues would never turn his back on anyone, Modern Philosophers. However, I’ve done exactly that to the characters in my novel. I have not written a single word of that … Continue reading

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The Editor From Hell

The Devil looked up from the Sunday paper and turned to me.  “I see that you’ve made a lot of progress on your novel.” I was working on it at the moment and nodded.  “Yeah.  It’s going really well.  The … Continue reading

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How To Survive A Word Avalanche

Have you ever had one of those days, Modern Philosophers, when you sit down to write and completely lose track of time? I was lucky enough to experience that today.  I refer to it as a Word Avalanche when the … Continue reading

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The Joy of Writing

I’ve got a busy night ahead of me, Modern Philosophers, writing monologue jokes for tomorrow’s special high school themed edition of The Nite Show, but I wanted to take a minute to write a post for the blog. I’ve really … Continue reading

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