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Drone Killings, Smite Weapons, and the Vital Importance of Science Fiction

The first known attack by a United States drone occurred on June 18, 2004. A Hellfire missile launched from a modified Predator drone over Pakistan killed Nek Muhammad Wazir and two children. Nek was suspected of harboring Al Qaeda fugitives … Continue reading

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Christian Fiction vs… Fiction

In my last blog I talked about letting my light shine. In case you are wondering, no, I didn’t just “find religion.” Religion is something that has always been very close to my heart… But that’s not entirely true. In … Continue reading

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This little light of mine

This little light of mine, I’m going to let it shine. This little light of mine, I’m going to let it shine. This little light of mine, I’m going to let it shine, Let it shine, all the time, Let … Continue reading

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Just Write Good Stories

Pixar’s Andrew Stanton at the LA Screenwriter’s Expo a few years ago. Genre. Market. Audience. The literary industry seems to live and die by these words. “What is your Genre?” “Who is your audience?” “What is your market?” And when … Continue reading

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First Blog Post!

Yay! The official JohnCBrewer.com website is now up and running. And now the hard part: what do you do for a first blog post? I’ve thought a lot about that question. In fact, I’ve started and stopped this post a dozen … Continue reading

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Writing 101: The Three Elements of Story

My first car was a 1966 ford Mustang. My dad bought it for $1,000 using the $1,000 my grandparents had given me a year earlier. While he didn’t have to drag it home it had definitely seen better days. The … Continue reading

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