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Generalist programmer/consultant at Omnilogic Systems

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Dec
11
awarded  Quorum
Nov
29
awarded  Beta
Nov
25
comment How to make travel scenes interesting without adding needless plot diversions?
I agree, but +1 it's an interesting question.
Nov
23
comment Should I avoid modern words/phrases in fantasy writing?
"Oh peril! Forsooth! How to eradicate this unpleasant circumstance?" "Hath thou googled it?"
Nov
22
comment What to do about readers reading into things?
Just make sure than when you have a best seller you change tack by telling them they are wrong, and then flaunting your wealth in their general direction rather than ignoring them.
Nov
22
answered Is there a standardized size for Books?
Nov
22
accepted A rhyming dictionary worth bookmarking online or purchasing?
Nov
21
revised How much sex is allowed in a non-romance novel?
added 90 characters in body
Nov
21
comment How much sex is allowed in a non-romance novel?
+1 The opening chapters of Disclosure has a good example. Crichton had to add enough detail so that readers wouldn't immediately dismiss the case as "Right. . . a woman raped a man." as many of the supporting characters did.
Nov
21
answered How much sex is allowed in a non-romance novel?
Nov
20
answered Are Names of Characters Copyrighted by Authors?
Nov
20
revised Story for children without a happy ending
Added example.
Nov
20
awarded  Editor
Nov
20
revised Story for children without a happy ending
clarifying intent
Nov
20
answered Story for children without a happy ending
Nov
20
asked A rhyming dictionary worth bookmarking online or purchasing?
Nov
20
comment Works of literature that are (ostensibly) about the act of writing
Misery was the first thing which sprung to mind. I'm not sure what that says about me.
Nov
20
answered When the second person *view* is not an uninvited guest?
Nov
19
answered How do I get involved in writing for video games?
Nov
19
comment Initial Writing Medium
Do you suppose anyone uses an audio recorder these days?