Category Archives: Writing

A Progress Report Supplement, by Jeff Baker. October 26, 2021.

INTRODUCTION: Deep In The Plak Tow. My friend Jerome Stueart is a writer and artist, and he has been doing livestream videos of creating some of his artworks. (I have one, he’s good.) I wanted to do something like that, … Continue reading

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Nice Article About Me From My Old College. Jeff Baker, October 11, 2021.

Lindsey Giardino did me the kindness of interviewing me for the College newsletter a few weeks ago. Here’s the article. https://news.newmanu.edu/jeff-baker-short-story/

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Progress Report Addenda (And That List!) from Jeff Baker, Sept. 19, 2021

I’m re-posting part of this Progress Report from March, to see how I’ve done with the list of plotted out stories I need to finish. For the record, in the last six months I kept up my casual, coasting progress … Continue reading

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Progress Report, September 19, 2021, from Jeff Baker.

Industry and discipline pay off! For the last few weeks I have pushed myself to write every day and to work on two stories at the same time (something i swore off a decade ago!) But I have developed skills … Continue reading

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Progress Report, September 4, 2021, from Jeff Baker

Managed to keep up the daily progress on a couple of the mysteries and have written about six pages on the one. Also wrote several pages on another story (not a mystery) and should have it finished this weekend. Finished … Continue reading

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Strange Dream! Plot Bunny! There was a mask in there! (c. September 2nd, 2021) from Jeff Baker

Took a nap and had an oddball dream, straight out of one of E. Nesbit’s kids books. Dreamed I was some kid (14? 13?) who was explaining to his Mom & Dad how the dog’s teeth marks got on the … Continue reading

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Mystery! A Progress Report Addenda by Jeff Baker (August 27, 2021)

I’ll get to the regular Progress Report in a day or so, but I’m posting this to be public about my new policy. I’ve been lazy about the writing. I have a story I ought to finish for a submissions … Continue reading

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Progress Report from Jeff Baker; June 14, 2021

Wrote a couple of the weekly Flash Fiction pieces as well as the Monthly Flash Fiction Draw Challenge story. Did that one fast–I based it a little on a story I was going to send to Weird Tales in the … Continue reading

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Progress Report from Jeff Baker, May 8, 2021.

Got about three flash fictions done as well as two columns. I’m working on yet another column and another Friday Flash Fics story, the one that’s due Friday. I was lamenting that I hadn’t worked on a lot of fiction … Continue reading

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Progress Report; May 4, 2021 from Jeff Baker.

Not a lot to report: Worked on a blog post (I’m doing three blogs counting this one!!!) And wrote a few lines on a mystery/crime story I’ve been improvising now and then since I was between jobs in the summer … Continue reading

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