Thoughts

Never Say Never

It should be no secret how I feel about books within a series. […]

The Night Was…

Or, Throw Momma From the Train and other pools of writing wisdom. […]

The Great Pretender

A very wise man once told me there was a difference between fantasizing about what you’d like out of life and actively pursuing a plan to make those dreams a reality. […]

A Bookstore is…

A good bookstore is an essential part of any community. […]

What’s the Point?

I’ve been giving some thought lately as to just how much size matters. […]

Dear Mr. Ellison,

It’s an odd yet common occurrence, isn’t it, that something is never truly appreciated until it’s gone. […]

Of Fiction and Ferrets: Part Three – The Ferret Mystery

Note: Everything in this story is true. Even the part about the ferret peering into my darkened room. […]

Of Fiction and Ferrets: Part One – The Weaseling Writer

I can’t speak for every author, of course, but I think it’s safe to say that most writers weasel their way into their stories one way or another. […]

The Power of Art

I’ve never doubted the effect art can have upon the world, or to each of us individually, especially myself. […]

The Better Part Of

When my wife and I began the journey of having a child, we anticipated it would be a little girl. […]