Browsing Archive: February, 2014

Heeeeeeeeeeeerrrrrrrrreeeee'ssss Johnny!

Posted by Nora Quick on Monday, February 24, 2014, In : A Writer's Life 
Finally! The new hard drive has been installed on my new computer, the OS as well, and all my files got transferred over. However there were some corruptions which delayed everything but now all is sorted out.

One of the corruptions delayed ending Secret Desires which as you know was already delayed. However, the last chapter and a short epilogue have been completed, submitted to but are available now on my site, found HERE. I do hope you enjoy.

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Computer Issues Continue!

Posted by Nora Quick on Tuesday, February 18, 2014, In : A Writer's Life 
I deeply apologize but I promised regular story updates and blogging, however the hard drive on my new computer is dead. I am awaiting a replacement I will put in myself (my first foray into computer surgery) and until then I can only borrow a computer for about 5 minutes a day, most of which is taken up with email.

So by the end of this week I hope to truly begin the regular updates, and thanks for bearing with me!

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A Preview of Part 15 (Chapter 17) of A Dangerous Legacy

Posted by Nora Quick on Tuesday, February 4, 2014, In : Story Previews 
Let's get right to the meat. Enjoy this preview:

Summoning with magic was harder when you didn’t know exactly what you sought. After fifteen minutes I had alarmed a few wolf librarians, rifled the council stacks, but I had a book accounting Chenzhou.

After two hours I was horrified. Vampires were not quite the creatures legend had made them out to be. They were born that way, as long as both parents were vampire, and until puberty were fully human.

And wolves had slaughtered even those childre...

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Notes on the Neurotic, Psychotic, and Erotic Art of Writing

Nora Quick A blog on writing and my thoughts on the subject, many humorous, and often birdwalking


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