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5 Questions for John Urbancik

John Urbancik and I met years and years ago at one of the World Horror Conventions. So many years ago that I can’t even tell you which one it was. The first of his books I read was Necropolis, a … Continue reading

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How Collaboration Worked for Lost Angels

I’m doing the final push to finish the sequel to our succubus/angel novel, so I was thinking about how Brian and I wrote the original manuscript that would become Lost Angels and the upcoming Angelus Rose. Brian and I tried … Continue reading

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Reading Your Own Work

I love to read from my books in public. I love the silence that descends as the audience grows rapt. More than that, I love to hear the crowd react to my words, noting when they gasp or if they … Continue reading

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Making Home: Home Pages for Authors

I’ve been updating my website again, my namesake lorenrhoads.com. I think it’s been six months since I did the last overhaul and things had gotten dated again. Part of my problem is that this site is so complicated. I wanted … Continue reading

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Working Hard to Get Things Done

Getting Things Done: The Art of Stress-Free Productivity by David Allen My rating: 3 of 5 stars I’m always looking for a way to get more stuff done and this system comes recommended by everyone from the owner of the … Continue reading

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