That Ole Black Magic

It was a dark and stormy night. Okay, not really. It was a Saturday morning, and my dreams of picking up where I left off on my manuscript were dashed by technology.

Happy New Year

Two weeks into 2019 isn’t too late to wish someone a Happy New Year and reflect on the past, is it? Well, even if it is, it’s my blog, and I’ll do what I want.

Sing It

Something’s happening to some time-honored Christmas carols, and, frankly, I’m offended at the stupidity of it all.

Less Than Thanksgiving

I’m thankful for this blog” and other things you never thought you’d hear me say. Or see me write. Or truly mean. Oh forget it. Just read it!

Glint-A Rant

In the words of Eddie Cochran (and The Who), there ain’t no cure for the Tuesday night blogging blues. Okay, I’m paraphrasing, but you get the gist.

Novel vs. Blog: A Study

Even though it seems like novel-writing and blog-writing would be like comparing oranges to oranges, it’s more like oranges to apples, and one of them is rotten.

Ill Prepared

Frank Sinatra crooned, “I’ve gotta be me.” I’ve been trying that my whole life, but I’m not sure my individuality always works in my favor.

Friggin Writers

So you find yourself trapped on a deserted island with a writer. Here’s a quick list of things to know about some of the quirkiest people on earth.