Spend It All

One of the few things I know about writing is this: spend it all, shoot it, play it, lose it, all, right away, every time. Do not hoard what seems good for a later place in the book, or for another book; give it, give it all, give it now. The impulse to save something …

01-04-2018 – Work

What I am reading: When: The Scientific Secrets of Perfect Timing Got 783 words done today, mostly in torturing poor Professor Ishii.   Trust me, dude deserves it. Met a family (Locals) while Molly was out for her evening constitutional, nice people.  Had an old brown labrador. Did some further winnowing of my electronic shelves, new motto …

01-3-2018 – Work

What I am reading today: Simple Buddhism: A Guide to Enlightened Living Got that last single chapter cleaved in two, Ishii is getting more punishment and Jax’s Mom will have a coherent excuse as to why she has received a couple fo huge winning lottery tickets in the mail.  Along with everything going her way.   Any …

Midlife Crisis?

People may call what happens at midlife ‘A Crisis,” but it’s not. It’s an unraveling – a time when you feel a desperate pull to live the life you want to live. The unraveling is a time when you are challenged by the universe to let go of who you think you are supposed to …

Get Out Sucked.

Yes I know, I will be branded any number of ‘isms over this thought, but I truly thought that the movie Get Out sucked.  It was a cheap ripoff of the better done Stepford Wives, it felt like a Madea Halloween movie, if you know what I mean. Pretty sure that it will win a …

01-02-2018 Work

What I’m reading today: Brainwalker Did some editing on book 1 of the Jax Wright series, what the hell was I thinking with that ending?  Sure I wanted a “He’s dead, Jim” moment, but damn did I go for a fast wrap up.  Jax’s Mom getting some stray anniversary card (Never introduced earlier yet!) with the …