Sometimes One too Many is a real thing

So, doing the math lately as I skip from project to project, recover from work, and be a father, a husband, and keeping up the socials, the learning for work, the learning for being an author… So, rather than push myself even more in debt–time and financial. I think I’m finally ready to walk away…

Thank you for your support

Is something I really feel in the #writingcommunity. Authors helping Authors helping would be Authors. Editors and Readers all jumbled in there with support, and mostly generous intentions. Why this week alone shows it in a lot of my interactions. I gave: 1 15k beta/critque 2 short/flash beta read with comments 3 cover impressions I…

What a wildly fun, intense week it’s been

Spent the week in Utah, Park City to be exact. But I wasn’t there for the Olympics memorabilia, nor the skiing. Anyone who knows me would get a good chuckle at that idea. No, I was there for my writing. Figured get some critique, spend some time soaking in the being alone to get more…

The importance of Community

For many writing, being an author is a private, soloist practice. But for so many of us, having a community or several is very, very important. Things like social media help with part of that community, conferences and workshops another. But above all I think that community starts by people listening to one another. Communities…

OMG what a ride

December, January has been a ride. I’ve been working my butt off on two projects that I ended up saying I could do.. only to learn afterwards about the dead lines. That’s Right DeadLines oh how I love the sound they make when whooshing by. 67k words done and handed in on time for the…

OMG, I’m going to a workshop!

Specifically,  http://www.futurescapes.ink/ in April. Hell yes. I wasn’t even going to apply, but the wife pushed me to. What can I say but thanks Hun! Sometimes the support, or the kick in the butt is all it takes.