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Jeff’s Blog

The end of Deep Magic?

Thursday, June 1st, 2006 @ 12:48 pm | Comments Off

It's the first of June and I feel like it's the end of an era. We announced that we will probably shut down Deep Magic in our June issue. This e-zine has been a labor of love for over 4 years now. I have learned so much about the publishing... Read More

YA market

Wednesday, May 17th, 2006 @ 5:17 pm | Comments Off

I have been kicking around for the better part of a year the thought of writing a fantasy novel targeted for the YA market. Maybe it was seeing Chris Paolini's success with Eragon or also my love of the Harry Potter novels. My own first brush with the genre started... Read More

Caspar David Friedrich

Monday, May 8th, 2006 @ 11:39 am | Comments Off

Caspar_David_Friedrich_028.jpg Caspar David Friedrich was a Germany romantic painter from the 19th century. In high school, I had a paperback copy of Bram Stoker's Dracula and it featured one of Friedrich's famous paintings on the cover... Read More

In the beginning…

Thursday, April 27th, 2006 @ 3:28 pm | Comments Off

How does one start a blog? I don't know the answer to that, so I'll just start here, at the beginning. I'm testing out this blog software (WordPress) and just created my first page, the 'About' page to talk about IDUMEA and what it means. I don't know how often I'll be... Read More