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Jayme Lynn Blaschke is the author of Inside the Texas Chicken Ranch: The Definitive Account of the Best Little Whorehouse, coming August 1, 2016 from the History Press.

His fiction has appeared in Interzone, Fast Ships, Black Sails and Cross Plains Universe, among other places. He's the former fiction editor of RevolutionSF, and former media director for Science Fiction & Fantasy Writers of America. A collected volume of his SF-themed interviews, Voices of Vision: Creators of Science Fiction and Fantasy Speak, is available from the University of Nebraska Press. Blaschke lives in New Braunfels, Texas.
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Jayme Lynn Blaschke I don't think I've ever had writers block, per se. I've had stories that stumped me for extended periods, yes, which I had to work out the problem tha…moreI don't think I've ever had writers block, per se. I've had stories that stumped me for extended periods, yes, which I had to work out the problem that was stalling me before I could progress (I'll work on a different project in the interim). I've had other times when I didn't write for extended periods, but I'd say that was depression-related. I've been fortunate enough to never experience the inability to write when I've been intent on doing so. Knock wood. (less)
Jayme Lynn Blaschke Being a writer gives me the ability to write what inspires and excites me. The visions and concepts swirling inside my mind? Nobody else has those, an…moreBeing a writer gives me the ability to write what inspires and excites me. The visions and concepts swirling inside my mind? Nobody else has those, and they demand to be released. Sadly, what ultimately reaches the page is but a pale shadow of what I see in the mind's eye, but it's still distinctly my creation, nonetheless.(less)
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Friday Night Videos Continuing my exploration of ye-ye pop, here's Gillian Hills with "Zou Bisou Bisou." It is pretty much the definition of an earworm. Those of you who are fans of Mad Men may recognize it as memorably performed by the second Mrs. Draper. Previously on Friday Night Videos... Françoise Hardy. Now Playing: Tikiyaki Orchestra Stereoexotique
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