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Branching Out for Ideas


As an author I sometimes find myself stuck for an idea. Right now I’m concentrating on getting the fifth volume in my fantasy epic done. In this edition I’m trying to wrap up most of the loose ends I left … Continue reading

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Beginning a Story


I had one of those moment when the voices begin talking. Every writer has them. Ususally, in my experience, either the timing is wrong or there isn’t anything to write down what is ‘heard’. This time is different. Besides my … Continue reading

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Characters, Lots and Lots of Characters


My son was telling me the other day the reason why he enjoys George R.R. Martin’s Game of Thrones so much, it is the way the author manages to juggle so many completely fleshed-out characters within the narrative. The fact … Continue reading

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The Witch of Angbar…continued


  If you check some of the earlier posts you will see an different design for this volume in the Milward Chronicles. I decided to change it to fit with the others. Not much of a hard decision, really. The … Continue reading

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Fan Fiction


I admit it, I am a geek. I not only can discourse for hours on comic books but I can also win trivia contests on all four Star Trek incarnations. As with many geeks with a classics bias, I also … Continue reading

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Bugzapped


This is a fragment of a story I started a few years ago and then got stuck. My problem is I cannot find a logical arc to follow from where I left off. I’m thinking of a sort of comedic … Continue reading

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Finding the right names for your characters


Below is a section of one of the middle chapters of the fifth book in my Milward Chronicles epic fantasy. This is offered as a way of showing the way I choose names for characters. Mikl-Cheri is the chief judge in the ongoing … Continue reading

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The Wob Movie Script


There is no cover art for this one. It is a script/book idea for a childrens educational website I did the art for, http://www.thewob.com. My mental image as I wrote was sort of Spielberg-like akin to the imagry of that … Continue reading

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Bugzapped


Bugzapped BUGZAPPED By Robert Lee Beers                         Gerald woke to a splitting headache. The inside of his mouth felt like it had been painted with the leavings of his tomcat’s litter box.             “Oh… God!” The words came out as … Continue reading

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Patriarch of Pestilence, Milwardian Chronicles Book 4


Patriarch of Pestilence Patriarch of Pestilence By Robert Lee Beers Book three of the Milwardian Chronicles Prologue My dear Milward,             I hope this missive finds you hale and well. The past days in Grisham have become quite lively since … Continue reading

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