I read quite a bit. Right now, I'm finishing up Ender's Game, and, frankly, I appreciate Card's tempo and delivery. The book is a simple read in comparison to other military science fiction I've read, and especially pleasing in comparison to some other epic science fiction I've been consumed by recently. Herbert, for example, … Continue reading Method – Without Apology (with Tangential Review of Ender’s Game)
Well, there's another short story off to meet its fortunes. I'm channeling Asimov - only I'm not nineteen, this isn't the pulp era, and I'm not a supergenius. Maybe I should try harder. It just seems to me that I spend entirely too little time writing, and yet I still manage to roll out material … Continue reading It’s Away!
I don't often offer advice or wisdom for aspiring writers, and please don't think that I consider myself an expert. Consider this just my way of sharing my experiences as an aspiring writer myself. I try to maintain a rich and diverse roster of books I've read or plan to read. I tend to focus … Continue reading On Building Better Worlds