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    Praise to Medusa

    by  • October 3, 2016 • art, burning man, muse

    Praise to THIS Medusa Beautiful, shining steel and fire. Reflective silver in the hot sun. Glistening in the heat of fire. Fire! Her snake hair shoots fire! And it’s so hot you have to step away from her gleaming form. Who made you, beautiful creature, and why? Official title: Medusa Madness. by: Reared In Steel, LLC from: Petaluma,...

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    How to drive your author insane

    by  • September 24, 2013 • authors, editing, muse • 2 Comments

      To drive your author insane, all you need to do is keep sending revision notes over and over for at least one year. After a year has passed, tell her she is “so close” to be finished, if only she’d “go deeper.” This will cause your author to scream, cry, doubt she can...

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    My Muse on Perspective

    by  • May 22, 2012 • muse • 0 Comments

    My muse has been very quiet lately. No waking me up at 4 AM with another brilliant idea. No poetry interruptions at work or demands that I skip eating to start yet another book. Instead, she’s been watching my daughter. “Is she feeling better?” she asks. “Yes. She can go back to school now.”...

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