Author Archives: Steve 46th

About Steve 46th

I like creating things. I draw energy and passion from music. I enjoy solving puzzles and mysteries. I would be quite happy spending the rest of my life playing games with words for the enjoyment of others.

Writing Myself Into Writing

I never believed the Universe / God / (insert your primary belief system’s main entity’s name here) did not want me to participate in writing as the way I live (entirely different existence from ‘writing to make a living’), but … Continue reading

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Steve’s Sonic 12-Pack – Rush

One thing I noticed was that Rush had a curious influence on those who listen to and like their music. I know people who praise Rush as the greatest band in the world, regardless of how their style changed. There … Continue reading

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Charactericticism

Not wanting all my characters to ‘sound’ like each other is always a challenge worth accepting. And, because I also do not want the entire cast of my stories coming across as behavioral clones of me, I make the effort … Continue reading

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Somewhat Related

Although not everything I do in my life involves and/or revolves around writing, many of my activities could still be considered somewhat related to my storytelling pursuits. Periodically, I check out articles discussing quantum computing. As a former software developer, … Continue reading

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NaNoNextPhase

I’ve been enjoying the blog posts of those currently participating in Camp NaNoWriMo, sharing their tales of accomplishment vs falling short, their battles with distraction vs their moments of clarity, their bouts with writer’s block vs waves of creativity and … Continue reading

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WsIP

This coming week, I will officially begin transcribing my 2017 NaNoWriMo story. Being that I did not write the story in sequential order, nor did I bring all of the scenes I started to conclusion (and that doesn’t even include … Continue reading

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Steve’s Sonic 12-Pack – Van Halen

Round three! —————————— My brothers and I were visiting family one afternoon. One of my older cousins, Paul Robert, was graciously showing me his album collection. My eyes happen to catch a band name I never heard before, Van Halen. … Continue reading

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