Author Archives: Gordon DeLand

About Gordon DeLand

Author, speaker, ex-Navy and ex-preacher and ex-several other things. Grew up in the wilderness of Madison County, New York State. Officially retired, currently residing Chicago but have lived on all four coasts and Hawaii. Maybe someday I'll retire back to New York. But not yet.

Coming Soon… “After Midnight”

  Yes, it’s almost here! Very soon, “After Midnight” will be ready for a first look. The original idea stared as an award-winning 12 word story, which grew to a short story, which suggested what now looks to be at … Continue reading

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Late… As Usual. But, this time, It’s Different!

Neglected this on purpose.
Work in progress will be serialized.
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The Story: So Far

Friends just aren’t enough when it comes to death. Continue reading

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When Did July Disappear?

I was just about to write a blog entry when I realized I missed a month. Again. Summer seems to do that to me, even at this age. I haven’t dealt with ‘summer vacation’ for a very long time, but … Continue reading

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June and Near-Disasters

No, I’m safe and healthy. but it was almost not a good month. It has been a busy month, for sure! Co-author Abby Cortez and I went through the whole Romance book looking for mispellings, missing words and generally looking … Continue reading

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The News

Happy to say I have someone looking at Down Cellar, an editor of sorts. The other day I sat with a friend at Columbia & Sheridan, the Starbucks I frequent the most often. Over coffee we got talking about his … Continue reading

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Wait! What Happened to March?

Yes, did some spring cleaning here on the website.’Bout time. Now to get to the news. I must have been having too much fun. I’ve missed two months of posts now and it’s time for a third one. Well, fun … Continue reading

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