Category Archives: Writing

Submissions Stuff (July 24, 2018) by Jeff Baker

Here’s an Update:  Finished work on “Something In The Dark” a couple of days ago. Proofread it (glad I did, the oven in the story is working on page two but they hadn’t hooked the gas up on page seven!) … Continue reading

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More Progress (Okay, some progress!)

Work on the two main projects is plodding along—at least I am doing a little each day. The Jamesian ghost story is up to nearly 2000 words, they want 2000 to 5000, and I have to have enough for it … Continue reading

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I Really Gotta Be Out of My Mind Dept. by Jeff Baker (July 15, 2018)

As I’m currently between jobs, looking for a job and have time I’m writing something for a submissions call that I just found out about. The deadline is right before the end of the month. Juuuuuuust about two weeks for … Continue reading

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Sometimes We Do It For Fun—-July 11, 2018

Sometimes writers do it for money. They go where the market is. professionals and working writers and we wannabes. But sometimes we do it for fun. Case in point: I’ve been wrapping up my evening’s writing by writing a line … Continue reading

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“Handmade Holidays,” ‘Nathan Burgoine’s new Christmas story. Review by Jeff Baker.

                     ‘Nathan Burgoine’s new Christmas story “Handmade Holidays” may well be an instant classic. Drawing on some of Burgoine’s own personal experiences as well as a tradition involving Christmas ornaments, it … Continue reading

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“The Stark Divide” J. Scott Coatsworth’s new book! (And it’s book one!) Available October 10th!

My friend J. Scott Coatsworth, a fine author as well as editor, has a new book out; “The Stark Divide.” But here, I’ll let him tell it Publisher: DSP Publications Author: J. Scott Coatsworth Cover Artist: Aaron Anderson Length: 284 … Continue reading

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Progress Report (as of September 14, 2017.)

Spending some of my week’s vacation typing and writing. The typing mainly being the longer story “The Wrong Side of the Tracks,” which is partly-finished in handwritten chunks in my notebook. As I type I’ve filled in a few sections … Continue reading

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