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 on: 05/16-20:16 
Started by Norm - Last post by superpsycho
I'm trying to keep up to date with things but there is a lot going on. More medical issues popped up so I'm not getting around much even when it's just the house. Not much actual progress on stories but I'm definitely trying. I've posted a couple stories I'm working on for friends, if they're interested, in the asylum workgroup.

I do try and check on things often though sometimes I don't succeed. But that is rare rather than common. Thankfully most of you seem to be actually writing rather than hanging out here and that's the way it should be. This place is for the occasions you need help rather than a place to hide when you have writer's block.

If you're going to succeed you need to write. It's that simple.

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 on: 05/01-20:42 
Started by Norm - Last post by superpsycho
How are you doing?
I'm doing okay. The biopsy after the treatments looked very good according to the doctor but with the virus at large, further checkups are postponed. I have too many of the things that would make catching the virus lethal.

How are you and yours doing? I suspect you've been keeping pretty busy.

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 on: 04/29-20:23 
Started by Norm - Last post by Sargesatt
Sorry I haven't been around but the docs have had me busy and will be for the foreseeable future. Had blood in my urine so they put me through a bunch of tests and found a tumor in my bladder. Phase 3 cancer but luckily it hadn't gotten through the bladder wall or into the muscle. With treatment they think I have better then 70% chance of beating it. Treatment starts in three weeks and will last for several months. Supposedly it isn't very nice.

I was getting some writing done before all this came up. Lost a drive and my back up didn't have the spreadsheets with all my space travel calculations. Redoing them help get my head back into the story.

How are you doing?

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 on: 11/08-13:48 
Started by Norm - Last post by superpsycho
Sorry I haven't been around but the docs have had me busy and will be for the foreseeable future. Had blood in my urine so they put me through a bunch of tests and found a tumor in my bladder. Phase 3 cancer but luckily it hadn't gotten through the bladder wall or into the muscle. With treatment they think I have better then 70% chance of beating it. Treatment starts in three weeks and will last for several months. Supposedly it isn't very nice.

I was getting some writing done before all this came up. Lost a drive and my back up didn't have the spreadsheets with all my space travel calculations. Redoing them help get my head back into the story.

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 on: 08/23-17:41 
Started by Norm - Last post by superpsycho
Castle was a good one.
Yes it was. So much so we bought the DVD for each season as it was available then loaded it onto the video server. We have three tera-byte worth of old TV series. It's fun to binge watch them once in a while.

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 on: 08/22-19:45 
Started by Norm - Last post by Sargesatt
Or a Medical Examiner partnering with a detective to investigate a crime, or amateur sleuths solving crimes. But the shows are still fun to watch.

Castle was a good one.

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 on: 08/14-04:33 
Started by Norm - Last post by superpsycho
One of my favorites are the members of the BAU in Criminal Minds that conduct tactical entries.
Or a Medical Examiner partnering with a detective to investigate a crime, or amateur sleuths solving crimes. But the shows are still fun to watch.   

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 on: 08/13-21:20 
Started by Norm - Last post by Sargesatt
Though I read primarily scifi, along with a few mysteries now and then, my wife and I watch primarily police procedural series on TV. We enjoy the genre despite the many, many --what I find as-- cringe worthy moments that exist in most episodes. These are scenes in which the actors do things that a real police officer would never do. (A constant pet peeve of mine.)

One Example(among many):
A suspect, on a front porch of a house, opens up with an automatic weapon, then runs through the open front door into a dark room. The officers leave their vehicle and run, a least 20ft, across the front yard to take cover behind the wall of the house.

Can we count the ways things could go wrong?
- An accomplice in the house opens fire.
- The suspect, after passing through the door, immediately turns and resumes firing.
- Dry wall, a little insulation and stucco, or siding, are not known for their ability to stop bullets.

One of my favorites are the members of the BAU in Criminal Minds that conduct tactical entries.

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 on: 07/07-08:15 
Started by superpsycho - Last post by superpsycho
My next book it out!


Hi Guys!  Book 14 Admiral's Throne is live on amazon.  At long last the next episode of the Spineward sectors is out!


Here's the link:  https://www.amazon.com/dp/B07TSQJ827/ref=sr_1_2?keywords=admiral%27s+throne&qid=1562376916&s=gateway&sr=8-2


The Deposed King
Got my copy. Looks to be another good read.

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 on: 07/05-21:41 
Started by superpsycho - Last post by The Deposed King
My next book it out!


Hi Guys!  Book 14 Admiral's Throne is live on amazon.  At long last the next episode of the Spineward sectors is out!


Here's the link:  https://www.amazon.com/dp/B07TSQJ827/ref=sr_1_2?keywords=admiral%27s+throne&qid=1562376916&s=gateway&sr=8-2


The Deposed King

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