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J.C. Miller

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Blog is a Verb?

Today my cat, Roger, threw up on my novel. Yes, the novel I wrote. The novel I painstakingly crafted and redrafted, and then with trembling hands birthed into the world, for all to criticize.

It was one of those unstoppable, horrifying moments.
Roger, my charming fifteen-year-old ticked tabby, jumped from the bed to the nightstand. He bowed his head for a silent moment, and then puked purposefully Read more of this blog post »
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J.C. Read it--LOVED it.
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Patricia Morin Jeanne, After you read Nobody's Fool. read Straight Man. I think it is his best. Witty and poignant in a way his other books lack. Just a thought.
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