Author Archives: scavola

About scavola

author of the gay 'Duke' and GLBT 'ATL Engineering' series

change . . .


Another Writing Group writing assignment, (love my writing group!) This one will explain where I’ve been for the last three months, as I haven’t been active online or writing much at all: _____ change by scavola Quarters stacked on a … Continue reading

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the secret . . .


Another Writing Group writing assignment, (love my writing group!) This one I’ll be submitting (to be considered) for publication in a periodical / gay lit. mag., so any critiques would help! _____ The Secret by scavola Against the onslaught of … Continue reading

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online presence / ‘marketing’ results


I was wondering if my online presence had anything to do with sales increasing / decreasing, so I correlated the two. SALES is easy, as that’s a given. For blogger / wordpress, I counted the posts I made each month … Continue reading

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another story . . .


I was reading a book on writing and was inspired to write this . . .   frozen by scavola The staccato rhythm of typing sputtered in the throes of death and then broke as the man wiped tears from … Continue reading

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a picture is worth 1,000 words . . .


Had this writing assignment for my writing group, and took it quite literally: (It’s quite a puzzle to be solved. Some my be interested in solving it, others not. I’ll give you a clue, there’re 30 sentences with 30 colors … Continue reading

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a day in the life . . .


I wrote this for my writing group. It was supposed to be about joy, but turned out to be about the lack thereof . . . _____ The sunlamp turns on at 09:00; I roll away from it. Fluffy hops … Continue reading

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NO GAY FOR YOU! (Updated)


(Original post) It was six months between my research periods for school, so I decided to continue it six months later. I look at the‘Best Sellers in Gay Fiction’ on amazon.com, taking note of the gender of the author and … Continue reading

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