Monthly Archives: September 2013


When it comes to my writing, I don’t suffer patience well.

I’m in an uninteresting part of my book right now.  Yeah, that sounds bad to admit, but it’s not as bad as it sounds.  Or maybe it is.  If … Read the rest

Unhappy ending

How do you feel when you get to the end of a book and the ending…well…is bad (let’s keep it clean).

Do you feel betrayed?  Angry?  Meh?

It’s a completely different feeling than for a movie or some other entertainment.  … Read the rest

Read it again, Sam

I’ve come to the conclusion that everyone should re-read the books they have enjoyed the most.  Not now.  Not soon.  Later.

I reached this conclusion while I was re-reading a graphic novel.  It was the same story as before.  It … Read the rest

What’s wrong with this picture?

Several weeks ago, I came up with this silly “tracking” feature to keep all of you apprised of my progress on the final book in the trilogy.

Using pages as a measure would be pointless, since my first book started … Read the rest

Miss Communication

Here’s a classic example of why communication is so difficult, especially if English is your first language!

           We’ll begin with a box, and the plural is boxes, But the plural of ox becomes oxen, not oxes. One fowl is a… Read the rest