Monthly Archives: August 2013

Breaking Past Being a No-Name Author: Second Book Syndrome

Yeah. That thing–or perhaps you’ve never heard of it. Well then Google it. Actually do just that even if you have. There’s some amusing stuff out there. Anyway, with the release of the second book in my fantasy trilogy sometime … Continue reading

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When You’re the Slightly Insane, Clinically Depressed, Very Passionate Creative Type

You’ve heard that stigma, right? The one that labels creative types the emotional roller coaster, mentally unstable–let’s call it “never a dull moment”–yet are so full of creativity that they leave others in awe of their art. Yeah, that… that’s … Continue reading

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Neil Gaiman’s “Make Good Art” Speech

Neil Gaiman’s “Make Good Art” Speech.

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Neil Gaiman’s “Make Good Art” Speech

This is for anyone who’s struggling, or knows someone who’s struggling to find happiness and joy in their lives. Consider it a reality check and motivation to keep at what often feels like an impossible goal/dream. The video is worth … Continue reading

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Riddick Fanfic Up for Free on Smashwords

Riddick Fanfic Up for Free on Smashwords.

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Riddick Fanfic Up for Free on Smashwords

With the release of another Riddick film in less than a month, I’m expanding the availability of my fanfic works beyond fanfiction.net. The trio of short stories flow like a trilogy, so please read them in order! Here is the … Continue reading

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Learning Who You Are

*Image from http://www.ilmfruits.com * Right before I left for Arizona, I received a few cards with notes inside. One family member wrote: “… None of us get to start life over, but we do get to write new chapters in … Continue reading

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