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The Cid Book 1 Chapter 7

  Chapter VII The Lady Knows Her Fists   “There was trouble in Bivar over taxes,” Buega snorted in mirth.  “How does this not surprise me?  At tax day?” Don Diego had met with the bishop alone in an antechamber … Continue reading

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The Cid Book 1 Chapter 2

Chapter II A Mist on the River     When the turn of the season came, and the leaves of autumn changed the lush green of the valley to a chromatic pallet, Don Diego came home. The road from Leon … Continue reading

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The Cid Book I Chapter I

Facta Ducis Vivent, Operosaque Gloria Rerum. Ovid, In Liviam, 265 A.D. The Hero’s deeds and hard-won fame shall live.   Chapter I Blood and Gold   Ghosts remain, tethered to those left behind, and for them life and death still … Continue reading

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Research for the Novel, Dead Reckoning

One of the chores a writer of fiction must do – almost as much as a nonfiction author – is painstaking research on particulars and disciplines he/she may not know too much about. We fiction authors are like substitute teachers; … Continue reading

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Author’s Interview with Niche Literary Magazine

Niche: Tell us a little bit about your creative process? How do you get through difficult spots?M Cid D’Angelo: I don’t think there is an easy way around them. I, like many other writers, go through “dry” periods where the muse doesn’t … Continue reading

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Time and the Writer

Okay, first of all, I’m not as prolific as I used to be – writing. I’ve found as I’ve gotten published, my production has fallen off. I don’t tally that to the reason I do not have time, though, but … Continue reading

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