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That Moment When…

Last week, my publisher and I looked at a lot of pretty pictures. No, we weren’t surfing pr0n, but for a writer …

Into the Mystic

I got a bit of unexpected good news in my inbox last night. It seems that one of my short pieces has …

From the depths inside

I’ve been having wheelchair dreams since I was in high school. If you’ve read one of my dream world stories before, you …

Reflections

It’s been an odd month here at the casa. I almost blogged many times. Almost. Why I didn’t is a matter of …

The Empty Set

For the last 41 years, the third Sunday in June has been officially recognized as Fathers Day in the United States. Many …

On Living in the Future

As I type these words, I’m listening to my friend Mary Robinette Kowal read from an updated version of her first novel, …

The Best Kind of Gift

When I was young, I was told a number of lies about giving gifts. The first and most egregious of these was …

On the Flip Side

Last weekend was one of my few guaranteed social engagements of the year, a Science Fiction convention called RadCon. It’s a three …

A very good evening

Tonight was a good night. The early part of my day was spent reflecting on a job interview that absolutely bombed, and …