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Publication Day – The Conjurings of Jessica Wright

My surreal, flash fiction story is LIVE today at Every Day Fiction. http://www.everydayfiction.com/the-conjurings-of-jessica-wright-by-dustin-adams Read it. Like it. Love it. Rate. Comment. Go nuts. Like poor Jessica. Advertisements

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1st & Starlight: a Sci-fi/Fantasy anthology. And I’m in it!

So, you’ve been wanting to read one of my longer stories? (Note all the flash fiction to the right.) Well, here’s your chance! In fact, you can read 14 stories from Writers of the Future finalist-level authors. That’s right, every … Continue reading

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Writing. Insipration.

My wife is often asked by aspiring writers how they can improve their writing. They both already know the usual advice, and good advice it is – write more, read more, etc. – but she very often tells them to … Continue reading

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Career – to date – submission stats

OK, so I’ve given you my mid-year stats, but how about career? Recently, I reached the milestone of my 50th submission, so I thought I’d share some more stats. Submission 1. Writers of the Future contest. March 20, 2010. Result … Continue reading

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Mid-year submission/acceptance story stats:

Okay, so I’m totally stealing this idea from Jennifer Campbell-Hicks  As of today. (Missed the mid-year by a lil bit.) Total submitted = 11. Currently submitted = 3 Accepted = 1 Last year I was 4 for 21, so I’ve … Continue reading

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Goal set: 10k words a month – 2013

In April, (I’m a little behind in my blogging) I publicly (on a writing forum) offered up a challenge – to write 10k words a month, each month, for the rest of 2013. I reached my goal in April and … Continue reading

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Little Writing Tip 1

It. Let’s talk about it. Someone once wrote, “What does IT refer to here?” on a MS of mine. This has been seriously bugging me ever since. What the heck did IT refer to in that sentence? When we speak, … Continue reading

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