Welcome to the Universe, Hadrian West!

The day finally came. On 9/21, our little bundle of joy was born on the auspicious day of the autumnal equinox. It’s pretty crazy that he’s here. I don’t really have the measure of his personality yet, but his hobbies seem to include sleeping, drinking milk, crying, and bodily functions. I look forward to the[…]

Milestone – 1,000 Sales

Well, since publishing the first book of The Wasteland Chronicles last December, the series has now reached it’s 1,000th sale (actually, on 1,005 at the moment). It’s hard to believe that in less than a year’s time, one thousand people have purchased one of my books, in one form or another. Like…actually paid, for something[…]

My Writing Story So Far

If I were to tell my full story of life and writing, it would be many thousands of words. If I were to write this fifty years from now, it might be a hefty book (or two). Now, I just want to concentrate on my thoughts of my writing and my life in the past[…]

Rules for Writers

One day about two months ago, I was sitting during my lunch break and got the idea to write a list of “rules” that a writer should live by. I came up with about forty (really 31 rules, but some had sub-rules). Really it was just another expression of my nerdiness in trying to quantify/describe[…]

A blog post I could not think of a title for

Well, yesterday was an interesting day. I got laid off from my boring and not ideal job where I have been working for almost two years. I thought I still had a couple more months on it at least, but in a way it’s a good thing. Working there did not give me much of[…]