Writing/Submitting I’ve been plugging away at revisions on the most recently finished project, and eyeing some places to submit. The plan through the holidays is to get more submissions out. I have three finished manuscripts (Far 19 might need some more revisions), might as well put a little more effort into finding them homes than … Continue reading First Saturday Report:
Good luck everyone. We’re going to need it.
Writing/Submitting I know a lot of writers who are finding it hard to create and submit right now. I understand. At times during the last four years, and especially during the pandemic, I’ve found it hard to concentrate for long on anything. It’s especially hard to read consistently. The need to escape, to disengage is … Continue reading First Saturday Report: October
Writing/Submitting Not Applicable in the end times Reading Not Applicable in the end times Podcast Not Applicable in the end times Watching Not Applicable in the end times Listening Not Applicable in the end times Random Thoughts Politics is about relationships. This shouldn’t be hard to understand, or remember, but it appears that it is. … Continue reading First Saturday Report: Something Different.
Writing/Submitting Finished my pass through The Poisoned Moon and have put that aside to cool off. Now I’ve picked up The Palace of Winds for a fresh revision. One of my friend Brian’s pieces of advice was to reinsert the larger framing narrative I had started off with and removed. The hope is that it’ll … Continue reading First Saturday Report: August 1st
Writing/Submitting Got an encouraging rejection letter on a collection of short fiction I submitted to a contest. I’m nearly finished with another round of revisions on The Poisoned Moon after getting comments back from some beta readers (thank you Amber and Delia). Another friend read and commented on The Palace of Winds to let me … Continue reading First Saturday Report: July 4, 2020
Writing/Submitting Doesn’t Matter. Reading Doesn’t Matter. Podcast Doesn’t Matter. Watching Doesn’t Matter. Listening Doesn’t Matter. Random Thoughts George Floyd I’m not going to try to explain racism to you. I want to talk to you about innocence. What did George Floyd want when he was ten years old? When George was ten, I was … Continue reading First Saturday Report: June. George Floyd
Writing/Submitting I’m in the process of writing the letters I promised to friends who asked. Part of my attempt to save the USPS by purchasing stamps. Sorry it’s taking me so long. Began working on revisions to The Poisoned Moon after getting comments back from my beta readers. Lots of work to do. Reading Haven’t … Continue reading First Saturday Report: May 2nd – The plague diary
Writing/Submitting Let’s see . . . I sent off a collection of short stories to a contest. Compared to previous winners, I don’t think I have a chance. I’ve got my latest project out to beta readers, and already got back some comments. It’s a good thing, I suppose, that the comments confirmed some suspicions … Continue reading First Saturday Report: April 4, 2020.
https://www.podbean.com/media/share/pb-en2jd-d620e2 Today’s guest is an old friend, Evan Hundhausen. Evan was the first person I met when I arrived at Naropa University. A writer, DJ, entrepreneur, and rebel, he’s carved out a path very different from my own, which just goes to show you, there’s no one right way to be a writer. One thing … Continue reading TOP Conversation: Evan Hundhausen