Blogs by Maralee Lowder
New Story Line
9/1/2012 12:10:34 PM
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Background on upcomming stories
Being more of a novelist than a writer of short stories, I've been worried that I will soon run out of stories to post here at Author's Den. This concern has been amplified by the recent upsurge in my "novelist" work.
Today, as I was taking my morning walk (I live in a very beautiful place where walking is more of a treat than a chore.) the solution to my short story problem came to me. (No, it did not come in a blinding light of revelation. It came in the regular way - with my inner self whispering suggestions to my other, outer self.) But I digress.
My inner self asked, "Why not publish my most recent novel, A History of Life, in short story form, right here on Author's Den?" My outter self said, "Hey! That's a great idea!"
A History of Life is made up of four novellas, which are loosely tied together, so this is a perfect book to be read by the installment plan.
And so it shall be. Starting sometime next week I will be posting the first of these stories. I do not like to make brash timely promises, so I will not commit to the exact date. HOWEVER, since I'm all enthused with this keen idea, I CAN promise it will be soon. What I WILL promise, is that once I start posting stories, I will continue posting them on a frequent basis until the entire book has been made available.
I think that's a pretty neat deal - an entire book, absolutely free!
Now, I must get back to my regular work, or I'll never have time to post that first story. All my best, my friends. And, please, do keep coming back!
More Blogs by Maralee Lowder
New Story Line - Saturday, September 01, 2012
Coincidence? I think not! - Wednesday, August 29, 2012
First Bloom - Tuesday, July 24, 2012
Walking Backwards - Tuesday, May 22, 2012
New Story! - Wednesday, March 07, 2012
Notes from the author of A History of Life - Wednesday, January 04, 2012
Serial Story - Late Again! - Tuesday, October 04, 2011
A WRITER'S SPACE - Friday, August 12, 2011
Where did I go? - Friday, July 01, 2011
The Story of Creation Continues - Monday, May 02, 2011
The Dreaded Blurb! - Tuesday, March 29, 2011
The Gestation Period of the Birth of a Book - Saturday, March 19, 2011
SERIAL eBOOK NOW AVAILABLE AT "SHORT STORY" - Sunday, January 02, 2011
A NEW YEAR - A NEW BOOK - IN SERIAL FORMAT - Saturday, January 01, 2011
A Christmas Gift - Thursday, December 02, 2010