Cedar Writes Blog

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Free Ebook!

I’m making Twisted Mindflow, a collection of 17 short stories, flash, and oddballs, available for free download. Whether you’re a fan and interested in the evolution of my writing mind, or you’re new to...

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Pumpkin Pie

In the morning, it was a pumpkin. By evening, it was a pie. Since my website seems to not be supporting images any longer (I’ve been having trouble with my host, will be finding...

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12 More Days

Twelve more days until the end. Class days, that is, and counting today, until I am finished with this long, strange journey that began four and a half years ago. Well, perhaps it began...

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Plea Bargaining: Part III

This is part III of a five-part series that was written as a term paper for my Criminal Justice class this semester. The first part was an overall introduction, the second part looked at potential benefits,...

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Plea Bargaining: Part II

This is part II of a five-part series that was written for a term paper in my Criminal Justice class this semester. The first part was an overall introduction, this second part looks at...

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Boxes of Miscellany

I was rambling about the move, and how it may or may not relate to writing, age, and family, over at the Mad Genius Club this morning. The house is nearly unpacked, saving for...

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Mitey Bees

Honeybees, the most-loved insect, and a vital part of the pollination system that ensures we have fruit, nuts, and veggies in the stores to buy and eat, have a nemesis. In recent years you’ve...

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Trust and Misgivings

I just got home from voting. For the first time in my adult memory, I’m not wearing my sticker. I have mixed feelings about today. I’m not political. I work hard at that, sometimes....

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The New House

We went over to the new place today, and I finally got the photos of the inside I’ve been promising. Not a lot, since we were more interested in documenting issues (we’re renting, and...

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Oddments

Today is another busy one. So I’m just going to throw a few things here I think you all might be interested in. I know I was, but that doesn’t always translate! So this...

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Gone Astray

It’s the first of November. I find myself, on this chilly morning, watching all my friends make plans to write extra hard this month, and I have to make myself write some things down....

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Plea Bargaining: Part 1

This semester, I am writing a lengthy term paper with an assigned topic. Plea bargaining… sounds boring, right? Well, it turns out that perhaps more than 95% of criminal cases end in a guilty...

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Smell the Roses

Take the time today to stop and smell the roses. If you can find old-fashioned roses like these yellow ones, your nose will be in for a real treat. But don’t bother trying to...

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