Here we go again. The Arizona Legislature, in its infinite wisdom, has decided to pass a “religious freedom” bill making legal discrimination against doing business with anyone who doesn’t comply with a person’s religion. This was in response to a lawsuit filed in New Mexico over a wedding photographer who … Continue reading
After about 10 days of stagnation,I made some small progress on the edits for A Darkling Nine. As my self-imposed deadline is fast approaching, I expect progress will ramp up significantly this week.
The big news for this status report is that I finally sold the print rights for a … Continue reading
I’ve been going through the entire catalog of Rush’s studio albums to hear how the band evolved and then I give my impression of each album. Today, Grace Under Pressure.
Grace Under Pressure
Rush moved in a new … Continue reading
Yesterday, I posted about writing being hard. Today, let’s discuss the concept that Self-Editing is hard.
When you write, it’s an attempt to take a concept from inside your head and communicate it to other people. Some writing fails because the complete thought doesn’t make it to the … Continue reading
Writing is hard, make no doubt about it. The writer’s life seems glamorous on the outside looking in. Well, it may very well be just that for writers like James Patterson. For the rest of us, it’s a slog.
I worked as an engineer for 20 years, a job … Continue reading
I made a little progress on edits of A Darkling Nine. Page 29 now. It’s not very impressive progress, but I did have some thoughts about a few non-fiction titles I plan to indie publish. More on that as the research nears completion.
And so it begins. The first full week of 2014 has arrived, and this is my first status report of the year. Only minor progress to report today.
Things are starting slow, but I have indeed begun the revisions to A Darkling Nine. I’m only on page 14, but I … Continue reading
The year started off mired in uncertainty.
January 14th marked the fourth anniversary of my layoff from Freescale. I entered the year determined to make my own business a reality instead of relying on the fickle whims of “The Man.” The first six months were quite difficult as clients … Continue reading
Day two on the inline skates went pretty well. I skated about a mile and used the cane significantly less than yesterday. I still struggle on the uphill portions but downhill and flat are progressing nicely.
My wife and I have been going through closets. We went … Continue reading