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Eoghann Irving

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Born in Scotland, living in the United States. Two sons. One wife. Two sisters. I have opinions on everything and a store of largely useless knowledge that I like to share with as many people as possible.

I'm a lifelong fan of fantasy and science fiction and all around geek so mostly that's what I write about.

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Eoghann Irving Read. Write. Read. Write.

Writers have a terrible habit of romanticizing the process of writing. But, at its core, it's really not that complicated.

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Read. Write. Read. Write.

Writers have a terrible habit of romanticizing the process of writing. But, at its core, it's really not that complicated.

Read to learn the patterns and the methods. Then write.(less)
Eoghann Irving I don't actually think there is such a thing as "Writer's Block".

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I don't actually think there is such a thing as "Writer's Block".

I think there are a variety of situations and mindsets that may put you in the position where you don't feel like writing.

And that answer to them all is to make time, sit down and write something.(less)
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Yes I'm playing the racist card

This is one of the key points of contention and misunderstanding that I see from both sides online. The majority of people believe that being called a racist is an extremely negative thing (though there are a small minority who clearly relish it), but these is no clear agreement on what it actually means to be racist.


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