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Aspasía S. Bissas

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Inspired by pop culture, mythology, history, and magic--as well as a lifelong obsession with vampires--Aspasía is the author of the dark fantasy novel Love Lies Bleeding, and the short stories "Tooth & Claw" and "Blood Magic," set in the same world. She lives in Toronto, Canada, and is currently working on her next novel. She can be contacted via her website: aspasiasbissas.com. ...more

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Aspasía S. Bissas When I'm stuck I find the best thing to do is walk away for a while. I go do something that keeps my hands busy but frees my mind to mull over the pro…moreWhen I'm stuck I find the best thing to do is walk away for a while. I go do something that keeps my hands busy but frees my mind to mull over the problem. Crafts, weeding, ironing (and plucking my eyebrows!) all work really well. The worst thing to do is to try to force your way out of a block. Forcing anything is never good, and forcing creativity just doesn't work.(less)
Aspasía S. Bissas The best thing about being a writer is also the worst thing: the flexibility. I can work whenever I want, anywhere, at whatever time of day. But havin…moreThe best thing about being a writer is also the worst thing: the flexibility. I can work whenever I want, anywhere, at whatever time of day. But having such flexibility also means it's too easy to put work off until later, or to get distracted. Time management is not my forte, but I'm trying. (less)
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It’s been a while since my last book tag, and as an English major, this one is right up my alley. Between required reading for school and personal interest, I’ve read more than my fair share of classics. Unfortunately, looking back, I now realize they were written by mostly British (or Canadian/American) white men (and a few women). Pretty sad. I h

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2.5 stars. Not his best effort. For the record, the scientist who discovered the shape of DNA was a she, not a he, and her name was Rosalind Franklin (although two male scientists did go ahead and take the credit).
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"Good fences make good neighbours."

When I grow up I want to be Granny Weatherwax (only without the irrational dislike of cats and books).
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