Wrapping Up the Year

Just a quick check-in for today. I've rewritten my opening sentence about four times now, so I'm taking that as a sign that my mind is not in a writing mood. Not surprising, given the state of the country these days, but I already digress. With August on the doorstep, I have a few more … Continue reading Wrapping Up the Year

I Don’t Even

It's June 7th of 2020, and I don't even know where to begin when it comes to a thought process. Right now, here, on this page, all of my focus is on not breaking out into a profanity-filled rant. So I'll keep it simple. The bottom line is that I don't want to add to … Continue reading I Don’t Even

Far to the North – A Post Mortem

Though more work remains on putting Far to the North into a finalized state (cover, book blurb, formatting, uploading, etc), the novel itself, from a writing perspective, is done. The manuscript is with a line editor who is destroying typos with ruthless vigor. A few close friends have read the latest revision and provided their … Continue reading Far to the North – A Post Mortem

Clouds and Silver Linings

Given everything that's going on, I feel it's safe to assume we all know what the 'cloud' will be during this little ramble, so I'm opting to skip that portion and jump straight to the silver lining. That being, of course, a newly discovered amount of free time. Free time that has thrown me right … Continue reading Clouds and Silver Linings

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year

Holidays, holidays... and for the first time in my professional life, I'm off for the sake of it being a holiday. No more being deployed or working nights or being on shift or what have you. Gotta say, it's nice. So to you and yours, may you have a pleasant and relaxing end to the … Continue reading Merry Christmas and Happy New Year