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James Calbraith
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I live to write. I write to live.
I live to write. I write to live.

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This is the saddest thing ever put on screen, if you know Cowboy Bebop. 

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#BlackMirror series 3, ranked (subjectively)

[spoilers ahead] [subjective personal opinion ahead] . . . 6 (6). Hated in the Nation Boring, predictable and overlong, this one feels like a one-sentence pitch forcibly extended into a 90 min episode. The foreshadowing is very on the nose, the twists are…

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Kindle Direct Publishing - Paperback review #amazon #kdp

About a week ago, I noticed a new chart on my daily sales report on KDP: Paperback. Turns out, Amazon decided to cannibalize its own print-on-demand branch, CreateSpace, and offer KDP authors an option to drop their books to paper straight from the KDP…

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Theresa May's Britain.

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Today, 98% of those who took part in the Hungarian referendum voted against the EU plan of resettling the refugees arriving on Europe’s beaches.  People who lived through World War II outside the Nazi-occupied territories had to later confront the…

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Writing Inspirations 2 - Podcasts #rhlstp @Herring1967 @comcompod @sitcomgeek

Right, so here’s the second installment of my “writing inspirations” series. This time it’s the podcasts I listen to on my headphones. Continuing last week’s theme, these concern artists and artistry – in particular, once again, comedy and comedians. The…

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#Writing Inspirations: Netflix - Hibana, Get Down

As you might otherwise know, I have recently went through an episode of typing faster than any I’ve ever experienced: 100,000 words in less than two months, to finish the first draft of THE LAST DRAGON KING – the final volume of the Year of the Dragon…

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Got #research materials for my next project :) #amwriting #newproject

I got all my research material in the post today! Also on my Kindle: some Bernard Cornwell, Hilary Mantel, Manda Scott, Simon Scarrow… Can you tell what my next book is going to be about yet? ;)

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The evening breeze carried with it the scent of fresh peat and dew on wet heather. In this somewhat clumsy way, six years ago, started the first draft of the first volume in what would later become “The Year of the Dragon” saga. Last weekend, I put the…

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