When is a 1st Draft a 1st Draft?

I don’t write a writer advice column. An expert I am not. What I am is a writer exploring a fantasy world and working to perfect my process. That process, Continue Reading →

Dancing in Colors

One for artists… for the life surging in the veins. Dancing in colors, vivid always, but not the same. Escaping noire and mysteries telling lies. Becoming fantasy, a life so Continue Reading →

The Path You Blaze

Truth. Mindfulness. Meditation. Different aids to help guide us in a positive direction. Grasping. Doubting. Worrying. Sure signs your faith in the path ahead is faltering. Stay true. Stay strong. Continue Reading →

Creative Horizon

Moving on. Setting sail. Some refuse to leave, clinging to the beginning whence they hail. Wish the lingerers well, but don’t look behind. The way ahead is best navigated, a Continue Reading →

Escaping Victimhood

Waiting for the other shoe to drop, the first a gentle tap, the second a casket lid closing, an echo spilling grief in your lap. It’s emptiness in a bottle Continue Reading →

Demanding Quality of Life

Don’t ever let someone tell you, “Well, that’s as good as it gets,” without verifying they’re right. This is a medical cautionary tale, a tale of hope. You aren’t alone. Continue Reading →