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The Fullness of the Void

I wrote this mainstream fiction story some years ago. I believe in 2010. When I read it to my writers' club, they were telling me it was one of the best things I'd written (up to that point, of...

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10 Day Novel Challenge: Day 8, 9, 10

R. L. Copple wraps up his 10 Day Novel Challenge.

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10 Day Novel Challenge: Day 7

R. L. Copple records his 7th day in the 10 Day Novel Challenge.

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10 Day Novel Challenge: Day 6

R. L. Copple logs in his 6th day in the 10 day novel challenge.

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10 Day Novel Challenge: Day 5

R. L. Copple logs a rough day 5 in the 10 Day Novel Challenge.

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10 Day Novel Challenge: Day 3

Woke up today at 7 am with a little less than 3 hours of sleep under my belt. Hard to convince your body that, yes, you really do need to get up. But I did. I try to get closer …

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10 Day Novel Challenge: Day 2

R. L. Copple logs his second day in the 10 day novel writing challenge.

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10 Day Novel Challenge: Day 0

R. L. Copple gives the 10 Day Novel Challenge a dry run to finish up a short story.

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10 Days of Excitement

R. L. Copple takes up the 10 day novel writing challenge.

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How to Write for the Glory of God

R. L. Copple explains why most people who state that as a reason for writing, often don’t understand what it means.

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Show, Don’t Tell?

R. L. Copple answers the questions: Why are many against “show, don’t tell”? Should a writer worry about showing instead of telling?

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  • Hero Game

    Second book in The Virtual Chronicles. A superhero space adventure!

  • Mind Game

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    First book in The Virtual Chronicles. Virtual reality has never been so real!

  • Reality’s Fire

    Third book in The Reality Chronicles. The exciting finale goes to Hell and back.

  • Reality’s Ascent

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    Second book in The Reality Chronicles. An adventure with consequences.

  • Reality’s Dawn

    First book in The Reality Chronicles. 15 adventures of Sisko to enjoy!

  • Ethereal Worlds Anthology

    25 short stories and flash fictions written over five years by R. L. Copple.

  • Strange Worlds of Lunacy

    Let's go there. It's a silly place. Two flash fictions in this anthology: "Shake, Rattle, and Roll," and "Baby Truth."