A few things have hit me recently. A clip of Gary Vaynerchuk (which is always inspiring), a blog post by Nora Roberts (how she writes), Avengers: Endgame (yes, I know it’s just a movie, but still). Put in the hours. Do the work. Train. Practice. Keep at it. Everyone of consequence has said this. Everyone […]
Bird Box (available on Netflix) is now on my short list of favorite horror movies. I have not read the book (with the same name), but it is on my to-be-read list as well. Director Susanne Bier and screenplay writer Eric Heisserer do a fine job of translating author Josh Malerman’s work to the screen. […]
Ever make a plan with high hopes, only to see it crash and burn? That’s been my year. While I haven’t accomplished many goals, I have started several projects, and I’ve made progress in completing them. I’m grateful that I’m moving in the right direction, and picking up speed. Here’s some of the items I’ve […]
NaNoWriMo – National Novel Writing Month – is November, and once again I will be attempting to write a 50,000 word first draft of a novel in a single month. Which is crazy, since I’ve tried this in previous years and completely failed to get the word count in. In fact, I’m still working on […]
Recently finished reading “Ready Player One,” and I enjoyed it. The main character is Wade, a high-school student in a dystopian future, who spends most of his days in the VR universe known as the Oasis (a gigantic MMORPG / virtual world), where most of humanity spends most of its time. He and many others […]
Thanks to an excellent set of videos by Joanna Penn of The Creative Penn, I’ve repositioned and redesigned the site to make it more future-proof. Don’t be surprised if the look and feel of the site continues to change – it is most definitely a work in progress.