Being Nice
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Being Nice

In 1991, I was sitting in a grad school class–something about literary criticism–and one of the guys in the class stated that he wasn’t sexist. He’d never done anything against women, you see. He was a nice guy. This was true. He was a nice guy. I don’t mean that ironically or sarcastically. A young … Continue reading

The Unfinished
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The Unfinished

  I want to do thousands of things! Maybe you have this problem too? Last night, I was looking for something I’d drawn a while back (see picture above), and I came across unfinished stories, unfinished art, and unused bits and pieces for unfinished projects. So, so many. It’s amazing how many emotions a person … Continue reading

The Latest
Drowning Karma / editing / effort / fairy tale / frustration / writing

The Latest

Who’s feeling a bit on the grumpy side? Grumpy, cranky, could-gnaw-on-a-unicorn-horn-if-I-were-evil-and-good-at-finding-unicorns. But I love unicorns! I’m not loving the state of the planet right now though. Who the blue blazes is? Nonetheless, madness aside, a writer has to write. I finished another draft of my manuscript Drowning Karma. I’ve lost rack of how many drafts … Continue reading

June is here!
blogging / Doctor Who / dreams / effort / fantasy & sci-fi / publication / short story / Story-a-Day-May / The Book of Astrophilia / Twin Peaks / writing

June is here!

I finished Story-a-Day May! I wrote every single day and ended up with probably 29 stories or scenes I can polish up or use somewhere. And even though I’ve ended up re-publishing my first novel on my own, that isn’t what I want for the rest. Or I don’t think it is. My dithering about … Continue reading

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I don’t have enough room for all the things. Minimalism seems to be popular these days. But not in this house. I like layers of things. I like layered clothing (which isn’t much of a thing living in a hot climate). I like collage, pictures glued over images and found objects glued on top. My … Continue reading