Faux Gaiman

I found this video this morning on the blog of Patrick Rothfuss.  It's awesome incarnate as such things tend to be when Neil Gaiman is involved.  And thus, I share.  If it can make my Friday morning better while I'm still waiting on the coffee to kick in, it can certainly amuse someone else too.  You're … Continue reading Faux Gaiman

Projects Status

What's a blog for, if not for putting into writing some of the colliding ideas in my head?  The very act of writing helps me to figure things out sometimes, which I've said on numerous occasions, both here and in other places.  I've been asking plenty of new questions of myself lately, and if you … Continue reading Projects Status

Business for Authors: How to Be an Author Entrepreneur by Joanna Penn

If you happen to be an independent author, or want to be, this little resource comes recommended by some bestselling, longtime professional authors.  That's really the only thing that should sway your decision to read it and implement what you find here. For myself, I found this book an easy read, but the concepts in it were … Continue reading Business for Authors: How to Be an Author Entrepreneur by Joanna Penn

Becoming a Great Essayist by Professor Jennifer Cognard-Black (The Great Courses)

With the construction of a new website comes the desire to step up my writing game.  When in doubt, I like to start with ever-reliable offerings from The Great Courses. This is one of those series where I find I'm grateful for the accompanying PDF course outline.  Prof. Cognard-Black utilizes a great many examples in … Continue reading Becoming a Great Essayist by Professor Jennifer Cognard-Black (The Great Courses)