Quick Update on Fishpunk Audio Version

Just a quick update on the Fishpunk audio version. I experienced a major hard drive crash last week and that consumed the better part of four business days to get back up to speed. In the crash, I lost the first two and a third chapters of edited audio files. … Continue reading

Summer 2016 Projects Update

There are several projects in the works right now that I can’t wait to wrap up and let the world see. Before I talk about those, let’s touch base on what’s been happening over the past few months. First, my novel A Darkling Nine has been sent to several agents. … Continue reading

One State, Two State, Red State, Blue State

I was looking at a couple of interesting maps over the past few days. First was this fascinating map depicting by color the largest religious group in each county of the united States. I’m not a particularly religious person: you could probably call me a Saganist Continue reading

I Don’t Want to See Police Lives Matter

I don’t want to see anything that says “Police Lives Matter” in the next 24 hours.

Here’s the thing–Cop Lives Matter, or even All Lives Matter is a reaction to Black Lives Matter. Black Lives Matter is different from both because, as one of my friends so pointedly put it, … Continue reading

The Issue of Self-Righteousness

Once upon a time, I was a young man in college spending summers in Kansas City where my parents moved. During my first summer there, I wandered into a nearby game store and met a guy who became my good friend until he passed away from cancer about a decade … Continue reading