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Janet Koch

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Too freaking busy...
« on: November 27, 2006, 04:07:18 PM »

What with the day job, a small freelance writing gig, a critique group to keep up with, book reviews to write, a thriller-in-progress, a new computer to beat into submission, and my parent's 50th wedding celebration to plan, I haven't been here in ages.

I feel shame.

But I spent my lunch hour catching up. This has been a talkative group in the last few weeks!

You know, I love the idea of a prostitute grandma :)  Handled well, it could be tremendously funny.


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Re: Too freaking busy...
« Reply #1 on: November 27, 2006, 05:18:43 PM »

Ah, Janet, it's nice to have you pop in. Sorry about all the work.  You write reviews?  Fantastic.
And quite right about the prostitute gandma.

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Re: Too freaking busy...
« Reply #2 on: November 27, 2006, 05:36:43 PM »

Yah, I do roughly a review a month for Jeff Cohen at http://www.breakthroughpromotions.com/mysterymorgue/index.html  In the November 'issue' I reviewed GARDENS OF THE DEAD by William Brodrick and THE KILL by Allison Brennan. Plus I review a writing book for a bi-monthly newsletter for the SinC chapter to which I belong. One and a half reviews a month doesn't sound like much work, and it's not, but they're almost always hanging over my head :) 

Reviews are an interesting type of writing. I think I'm still doing too much synopsis and not enough opinion, but I'm getting better. I hope.

Janet
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