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About jdfitch2013

Author of Yong Adult, High and Urban Fantasy, and Science Fiction. Many of my works, though not all, feature LGBT protagonists. Why? Because LGBT people, especially the young, need heroes as well and not just as side-kicks or tertiary characters.

It is not “OR”, but both

Writing.  As many will point out, it is work if you want to be published or make a quasi-living at it. You have to meet deadlines, talk to people (texting does NOT count), meet “quotas” in word counts, and have … Continue reading

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A late post on the Con, and my writing adventures

First, and I am late in this (very, very late) a report on my two favorite things from ConCarolinas, which I highly recommend any writer to attend. First was the Slush-pile readings, then the packing party for our own Faith … Continue reading

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It is not one who makes it so

I have recently been involved in a crowd sourcing fundraiser.  This experience has taught me a valuable lesson. It takes more than one to bring a dream to fruition. While some like to think it is a solitary effort, it … Continue reading

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I am so honored, twice over

Today I was honored in two ways as an author.  First I have been raising funds on a crowd-sourcing site to attend ConCarolinas. I have exceeded goal. I am so honored that so many people believe in me. Even the … Continue reading

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Nothing more need be said Just watch. It is enough. 

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So been away for a while, but I have gifts…..sort of. Mindy Klasky has a giveaway contest for you all. Great author, a personal mentor, and all around good person. So here it is.  http://www.mindyklasky.com/index.php/2014/01/another-wednesday-another-contest/   Consider buying her books. … Continue reading

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More of the 200 word challenge

The story I chose to continue above, and below the stars, my 200 words. I wonder what the originator will think? http://auguris.dreamwidth.org/959684.html To Auguris: my contribution to the story you started. Your words first; mine after the lines of stars. … Continue reading

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