Website Refresh Is Coming

Website Refresh Is Coming

Jun 12

Change is a necessity if you want to move forward and websites are no exception. Recently I have spent some time taking a hard look at my site and I thought it was time for me to refresh what I offer the readers. It has been a few years since this site was created thanks to the amazing folks at Evers Hosting. Currently I am tossing around the idea of making a static front page with a few...

Make Those Connections

Make Those Connections

Jun 05

Nowadays, there are not enough hours in the day to for everyone which means networking is even more important. This is especially important for up and coming writers who should be making connections with various folks in their field. The thing is this nothing new and has been talked about at great lengths by people who have way more experience than yours truly. While it is great to here folks in...

A Few Steps from my Editing Process

A Few Steps from my Editing Process

May 21

Even though you may have finished the first draft of your breakthrough story, but your writing process is far from done. Writers tend to develop our own style of an editing process based on years of practice and I thought it was a good time to share a few of my steps. Over the years, I have tried different techniques when it came to editing my work. Not everything has worked and at times it...

Happy Mother’s Day

Happy Mother’s Day

May 14

I wanted to wish every mother out there a Happy Mother’s Day and make sure give them a ‘hugger’. Originally this Mother’s Day post started off with thoughts about my mom. It has been almost a decade ago. There is not a day that goes by where I do not think of her. Or talk to her even though I know she can not answer back. But the more I thought about her, the more it...

Pat Yourself on the Back

Pat Yourself on the Back

May 13

Every success is usually preceded by several failures so it is important to remember to give credit when it is due. You know where I stand on rewarding the small stuff but I tend not to follow what I tell folks to do and pat yourself on the back. Not sure why but I have always found it hard give myself credit when it is due. No matter what facet of my life it is, I tend not give myself any props...

There Will Never Be Another Star Wars

There Will Never Be Another Star Wars

May 05

Today fans celebrate May the Fourth Be With You. While it helps bring in another generation of fans into the film franchise, there is no denying the one simple truth. The truth is there will never be another Star Wars or anything resembling it but it does not mean we should stop trying to create something bigger than a simple story. I am still baffled when I hear people say my work could never...