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Querus Abuttu

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Dr.Querus Abuttu or “Dr. Q,” enjoys writing horror, bizarre tales and dark science fiction and loves reading more of the same. Her work has been published in the online magazine, “69 Flavors of Paranoia,” the magazine “Pantheon,” and in an anthology titled, “Hazard Yet Forward.” She has worked as a Certified Nurse Midwife and Forensic Nurse for the Indian Health Services and United States Navy for over twenty years. Dr. Q lives near Charlottesville, Virginia with her most understanding husband Jim, her dog Paris and three cats (Nyha, Echo and Kiwi). When she’s not writing; she’s hiking the wilds of the culturally deprived hinterlands and dabbling in a little local ghost hunting which has yet to result in locating real ghosts. Despite her fa ...more

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Querus Abuttu I go somewhere new by myself and pay attention to the world around me, read magazines and talk to people I've never talked to before. Often that helps…moreI go somewhere new by myself and pay attention to the world around me, read magazines and talk to people I've never talked to before. Often that helps inspire me and blows the block away!(less)
Querus Abuttu I like being able to create the kind of story that I want to read. I love ethical / moral issues, and I like to think that readers of my work will…moreI like being able to create the kind of story that I want to read. I love ethical / moral issues, and I like to think that readers of my work will think about my stories for a while after they've finished them.(less)
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“I think I'll write a novel!”
“I've always wanted to write a fiction story!”
“I think I'll give writing a book a try. I've got a great idea. How hard can it be?”

The above phrases are just a few that I've heard from would-be writers (surgeons, military folk, nurses, philanthropists, people who can’t find a job) who believe the craft of writing fiction (or nonfiction) is easy.

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