Tag Archives: Svalbard

Writing at latitude

Writing fiction set in high latitudes–think Sweden or Alaska–puts a little extra pressure on the writer to get the whole sun thing right.  My first summer night in Sweden (I lived there for a couple of years, a long time … Continue reading

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Write write write…

Finally been able to get a little writing in, and some rewrites.  I passed two new Sci Fi pieces, “Svalbard” and “Run,” set on Mercury and the moon respectively, over to a beta reader for feedback.  I submitted a slim-downed … Continue reading

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New story ideas–and the winner is: Svalbard

Coming up with new story ideas is easy. Turning those ideas into readable stories with arc, compelling characters, tension, and of course something enjoyable to read, well that’s tougher.  Perfecting all this into a salable / readable story is toughest. … Continue reading

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