Monthly archives: January, 2017

Scripting Your Story

At the end of December, I submitted a story to the open call for Zombies Need Brains’ new anthology, The Death of all Things. It is the best thing that I’ve written so far, so I’m hopeful that it will see print. Of course, the numbers are against me, but lets not focus on that. …

Stop. Take a Breath. Start again.

Happy New Year Y’All!!! If you’re anything like me, around the turn of the year you’ll start to get introspective. Really introspective. Maybe not so introspective that your brain starts looking over its shoulder because it feels like it’s being watched.           (This may, or may not, actually, be my brain…) …

I love deadlines…

I had this hand-written on a post-it note on my desk for an embarrassingly long time before I realized it was that Douglas Adams. So long and thanks for all the fish Douglas Adams. The secret is to bang the rocks together guys Douglas Adams. The impenetrable SEP field (“Someone Else’s Problem”) Douglas Adams. The …

Resolutions

Gentle reader, as Janet Walden-West mentioned a few weeks ago on her blogpost, this time of year is flush with advice on how to manage time and set goals over the holidays. I suck at both of these things. I start shaking if I have an item in my calendar that does not have a …