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February Flash Fiction Month: The Profession of Faith in Future Tense

Vigil Mass of St John the Baptist’s Nativity (Photo credit: Lawrence OP) Here is the second flash fiction story I wrote for my book of short stories, Destined for Greatness and Other Stories. I thought this would be appropriate for … Continue reading

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On Releasing That Next Novel Into the Wild

Last year was the year I returned to writing fiction. Before that, the last time I wrote any stories was in the 80s, before college. I can’t remember any of the stories I wrote in my youth, except for the … Continue reading

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Spending Quality Time With Those Troublesome Characters

Recently I have had a problem as I continue to write my first draft a novel I hope to put out in late Spring of 2012. Currently I am on page 220 or so, and I would say I probably … Continue reading

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Moral Crimes and Figurative Purgatory

This past spring, I started attending a writers’ critique circle near my home. The main reason was to get feedback from other writers on what they thought of the stories I had been writing. During each meeting, we read 3-4 … Continue reading

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My name is L.M. Gil, and I am the author of the novel Fragile Creatures, a book available through amazon.com. In the near future, I plan to publish another book. This new one will contain a series of short stories … Continue reading

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