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Creator of the syndicated comic, "Dog eat Doug". Upcoming books include "Monster Chefs" and "The Conjurers" series from Crown Books.

Lifelong Whovian, magician and puppet enthusiast. Dreams of being stranded on a space station with Ernest Hemingway, Neil Gaiman, Clive Barker and Guillermo Del Toro.

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Brian Anderson Keep writing. Keep doodling. I never stare at a blank page. You can feel that moment when your mind seizes up. That's the time to keep pushing. I remi…moreKeep writing. Keep doodling. I never stare at a blank page. You can feel that moment when your mind seizes up. That's the time to keep pushing. I remind myself I don't have to write or draw anything worth using, I just have to keep the fingers moving.

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How to Write a Book - Research and Inspiration

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Thought Id share a bit about how and where I got ideas for the Conjurers books. First, Ill be talking about my experience and methods and also potential pitfalls. Early on, when writing books and coming up with ideas, I would get swept away in the currents of research. Why? Because its fun and interesting and you can quickly forget that youre supposed to be writing a book.

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Wow, okay. This is one I picked up based on the cover. I know, I know, the cliche is true as I have done this so many times and the book turns out not to be my type. In this case, you can judge it by the cover and so much more.

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Tom Blubaugh Hi Brian,

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