Wow. I was cleaning and organizing the utility table to the right of the
desk, and found this page proof from my second novel. That was 2006 —
seven years now. Sheesh. I thought it was a very good novel, but I never
did post it in its entirety because I had second thoughts about one climactic
plot element in it, which I felt was too violent. Nevertheless if I can do
the writing I am doing now, it is because I did stuff like this.

"To my far right and left there was darkness like the edge of the world…"
These days, with the new novel, I really am exploring the known world's