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Mahler didn’t write in winter

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Mahler didn’t write in winter

Posted By leekoven

 
I have little creative energy in the winter. Sometimes I get frustrated with this, then remind myself that not everyone can write words or music all the time. That I am able to do it at all, and have any time or energy to do

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Complications, spies, and androids

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Complications, spies, and androids

Posted By leekoven

Congratulations, Ashley, Mona, and Lauryn! They’re the winners of the giveaway of the previous post.
The revision process has been slow. I’m depressed enough that I don’t have the energy and focus to tackle what’s next: the really big problems that span several scenes. I

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Magnets: how do they work?

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Magnets: how do they work?

Posted By leekoven

I’m working on my mental health with a treatment that sound pretty science fiction: HF-rTMS, which stands for high -frequency repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation. I spend about twenty minutes sitting in a chair every day with a figure-eight-shaped magnetic coil attached to my head. A series of

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Back from Asia

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Back from Asia

Posted By leekoven

I didn’t get as much reading done over my Asia trip as I would have liked. Four and a half books is plenty, but there were many times I didn’t feel like reading.
Escapism is a popular reason to read genre fiction. Maybe there’s a

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Thank you, Hugo House. And now, to read.

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Thank you, Hugo House. And now, to read.

Posted By leekoven

And thank you, Rebecca, for teaching us a lot and facilitating discussions so well with structure and humor. Leading us may have felt like herding cats, but you got a lot accomplished: most of us would not have written a quarter the words without your

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