Monthly Archives: June 2011

15 Kilos

So, I’m no longer in the guesthouse in Kadugli. I was extracted, the UN wasn’t officially calling it an evacuation. The fighting started at 5:15 p.m. on June 7 and quit around 9:50 p.m. most likely because the power went … Continue reading

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The confusing world of query letters

As I write this I’m confined to the guesthouse in which I live in Southern Kordofan, Sudan. I can only go from the guesthouse to the office and back. In case you aren’t award Sudan is preparing to become two … Continue reading

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Ten things I wish I would have known before I started writing

Okay maybe not ten, but there are definitely things that if I would have known before I let my creative muse out of the bag, I wouldn’t have had to go back and do a bunch a stuff. First, your … Continue reading

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I’m still here

I know I haven’t blogged for awhile, first it was because I can’t say anything about Sudan, because it’s politically sensitive and it is, then it was because I was working on my book, then it was because (insert excuse … Continue reading

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