When things are going well for me--when everything is in its right place, and there is that perfect balance of forward motion, productivity, and randomness--there occurs a phenomenon that I've never shared with anyone until now. It's just a little thing, a small quirk, but when I notice myself doing it I can't help but … Continue reading The Problem with Perpetuity, Paradox, and Paroxysmal Perspicacity
If automobiles are passing you on the right hand side, you could very well be in the wrong lane. If automatons are passing you, you do not live on our planet. There are days when I find it difficult to coax the word onto the screen. If this were 1953, I would find myself staring … Continue reading Day Three – Put On Your Corporate Oligarchy Homburg, and Give Us a Grin
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