Creativity / goals / writing

Writing Wednesday: Re-Aligning Goals with Life

I’m not throwing in the towel – just getting a different one… We are now fully into our family’s “Holiday Season”; October through mid-January includes Halloween, Thanksgiving, Christmas, New-Year’s and a couple of birthdays, and all the activity surrounding this would normally make trying to work on Swordsmaster difficult if not impossible, and with the … Continue reading

commentary / ideation / news / Politics

Sum-it-up Sunday: Logic-less Political Hoopla

As our final day at the ballot box approaches, just some random, logical questions about the oddities of what we’re being told we should care about (instead of ACTUAL, SUBSTANTIVE POLICIES: If you’re competing against someone and you think they might cheat, why would you promise in advance to accept the result of their cheating? … Continue reading

Marketing / promotion / selling

Selling Saturday: Smashwords Coupon for “Still Even More Things I Could Get OUT OF MY MIND” and Other Promotions

This week’s Smashwords coupon is for Still Even More Things I Could Get OUT OF MY MIND – my fourth short story collection, which contains the following: “Bugging Out” Change is hard to deal with under the best of circumstances, but what do you do when everything you know seems to be disappearing around you? … Continue reading

goals / Meandering

Meandering Monday about Commitments

I went through a lot of angst this weekend. I’m sure some of you noticed (although many more didn’t) that I didn’t post Forecast Friday, Selling Saturday, or Sum-it-up Sunday. I had what many would consider good reasons for dropping my scheduled responsibilities like this, and some would probably put quotes around “responsibilities” since this … Continue reading