8 Days and Counting

It's a little soon to be celebrating, but we should take wins where we can get them sometimes. After reviewing my writing habits of what I wrote in January, I made little tweaks to my fiction writing goals each day until I reached 800. I’ve been holding it there as it seems to be a … Continue reading 8 Days and Counting


Hard to Care

It’s getting very hard to care about Barnes & Noble failing. I love books. As a reader and a writer. So in general I don’t want to see anything supporting that to fail. But much as with a lot of the way publishers treat writers, Barnes & Noble is treating everyone poorly, except their executives. … Continue reading Hard to Care


One of the joys of parenthood comes from the simple activities we share with our children. From this weekend’s activities of igloo building after the snow falls here in Chicago, to playing Minecraft together, to sitting down to draw Pokemon. Each of these and more happened this past weekend, but it is that last activity … Continue reading Perspective

On Learning

I have this idea that I’ve toyed with over the years. It involves one’s willingness and acceptance towards learning compared to their age of maturity. Of course all of that is a huge gray area, using vague words to describe vague concepts. All my evidence on these thoughts are all circumstantial, generated strictly from my … Continue reading On Learning