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Countdown to the Day of Reckoning – 2 Days – Survival of The Apocalypse

If the unimaginable were to happen, are you prepared? It’s time to start packing. What 5 items would you definitely want to have to survive a cataclysm?   If you want to bring a copy of STAR TOUCHED, you can … Continue reading

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Countdown to the Day of Reckoning – 3 Days – An Interview of Tatiana from Star Touched

Here is an interview of Tatiana, the main character in Star Touched, that The Wolf did a while back. Wolf: Welcome to Wolf Notes, Tatiana. If you could be any animal in the universe, what would it be and why? … Continue reading

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Countdown to the Day of Reckoning – 4 Days – Perseid Meteor Shower

There are several meteor showers throughout the year, but the Perseid meteor shower is one of my favorites. It’s one of the reasons I used is as a base for some of the events in my novel, Star Touched. This … Continue reading

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Countdown to the Day of Reckoning – 6 Days – Vegetable Oil Engine

When petroleum isn’t available, what do you use to fuel your engine? Why vegetable oil, of course. In the post cataclysmic world of Star Touched, there are no oil refineries and gasoline is hard to come by. That’s why Marty … Continue reading

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Countdown to the Day of Reckoning – 7 Days – Gareth’s House

I remember reading an early draft of chapter three. My critique group was confused and it was easy to see why. There were three floors and a bunch of stairs that made up a store, a tavern, and rooms. Once … Continue reading

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Countdown to the Day of Reckoning – 8 Days – Map of Atherton, Kentucky

A lot of planning went into creating the town of Atherton for my novel, STAR TOUCHED. I had to figure out how large of a population could be supported on the farmland available. The map also helped visualize several scenes. … Continue reading

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Countdown to the Day of Reckoning – 9 Days – Supervolcano

Tour guide: Welcome to Yellowstone National Park. I hope you enjoy our visit. By the way, you are standing in the caldera of a geologically active supervolcano. Me: Wait. What? Shouldn’t they have mentioned that before entering the park? At … Continue reading

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