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New contribution to Totally Novel on writing, update on Sweet Sixteen Killer

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I've been pretty quiet lately on the blog, sorry about that. I've been laying mostly low, though I did recently begin contributing to a new website for writers and readers called Totally Novel. My first contribution for members of the site is a post I titled 3 things that prevented me from writing a novel. To read the post, sign up for a free trial. Take a look around and if you don't wanna stay, don't renew membership. That said, it's a pretty cool effort being put together by a former Google+ member like myself. As a matter of fact there are several members on the site from the old Google+ days. (Side note: there is a free membership option)
I will be contributing to the Totally Novel blog bi-monthly for now. My next addition will be in August. I'm super excited for the site and I hope you can come join us and become a part of the groups, forums, blog, workshops, and more. 
All that said, I haven't given up here. This is still my primary site and blog. 👊

Hridoypur**

Dipankar's work of translating these poems into English is much appreciated. This latest addition is completely fantastic. Love the rhythm and wording. Highly recommended reading, if you love reading poetry.

You'll need to click-through to the original post to read the poem.

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  1. Dear Nathan,

    Don't know how to thank you enough. I have so far translated and to some extent transcreated around 30 poems. I am interested in poems with a rhythm. They pose a greater challenge than blank verse as far as translation work goes. I do not think it is possible to find a publisher. So I simply put them up on my site. Once in a blue moon a reader drops in and leaves a comment. Reading those comments is a wonderful experience. Thanks to your reblogging, I noticed one more reader today who liked the poem.

    All the best.

    Dipankar

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