Archive for May, 2010
Pumpkins Make Everything Okay
Posted on: May 27th, 2010 by Anthony Rapino 9 Comments

This year, rather than do my normal backyard vegetable garden, I decided to plant only pumpkins. I’ve been wanting to have a little pumpkin patch for years, but when spring came along, I always ended up going the same old tomato, eggplant, peppers, route. But not this year. On the 15th I planted the seeds, […]

Jumping on the Wednesday WIP Bandwagon
Posted on: May 26th, 2010 by Anthony Rapino 10 Comments

I can’t promise I’ll update my work in progress every Wednesday, but I thought I’d give it a go this week. I’m 3,000 words into an untitled Halloween story that looks as if it’ll never be finished. This happens to me sometimes. I started writing the story, happy with its premise and direction. After a […]

"What I Am." Something I wrote.
Posted on: May 23rd, 2010 by Anthony Rapino 4 Comments

I don’t usually do this, but I’m posting a short piece I just wrote. It’s pretty much unedited and as rough as sandpaper. But I don’t think I’ll ever do anything with it, so here: What I Am The burning sky falls across my back. I don’t dare look up; hot coals and liquid fire […]

My Novel is Being Published.
Posted on: May 21st, 2010 by Anthony Rapino 15 Comments

I’ve been holding on to this news for three days now, uncertain of how to announce it. Finally I decided best to just blurt it out on the blog: My first novel, Soundtrack to the End of the World, will be published by Bad Moon Books! It is tentatively scheduled for a late 2011 release, […]

Ereader Giveaway
Posted on: May 19th, 2010 by Anthony Rapino 1 Comment

Hey all. I wanted to do a quick post about a very cool contest underway at Bibliophilic Book Blog. You can win an ereader of your choice, and all you have to do is fill out a quick entry form. Good luck!

One Step Closer
Posted on: May 7th, 2010 by Anthony Rapino 7 Comments

I finally took the (eight dollar) plunge and registered my very own domain name. Some of you may have noticed that when coming to the good ol’ blog, the address bar now says Shazaam! Not to worry though, good readers. The connection to my blog is only temporary, and really just to get some […]

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