Literary Karaoke

Who Is My Neighbor?

There’s a new Golden Rule in some parts of America, and it goes something like this: “Do unto others according to the amount of taxes they pay to your government.” … Continue reading

July 22, 2014 · 2 Comments

Cause of Death

Superman dies. That was a headline in the entertainment section of the newspaper back when I was about 13 years old. “The Death of Superman” received all kinds of attention … Continue reading

July 17, 2014 · 1 Comment

What’s Next

Next. 5e. 5th Edition. The newest edition of D&D is (slowly) crawling forth from the gates of Wizards of the Coast’s dark fortress. Credit goes to NerdAtlas for calling my … Continue reading

July 10, 2014 · 1 Comment

Getting Pantsed

One of my least favorite terms used of late among writers is “pantser.” When I was about 9 or 10, there was an annoying girl at the local swimming pool … Continue reading

July 10, 2014 · Leave a comment

Welcome to Okinawa

[Obligatory Trigger Warning: This post contains excuses for being absent from this blog for a lengthy period.] My family and I moved to Okinawa Japan in June (more or less). … Continue reading

July 8, 2014 · 5 Comments

Pro-Choicers, Please Stop

I know, I know, another abortion post. And who cares about my opinion on this matter, anyway? I’m sure you all have your own, for or against. After seeing some … Continue reading

June 7, 2014 · 5 Comments

Third Time’s the Charm?

After seeing several posts from gun-loving friends and a number of posts from supporters of gun control, I had a thought this morning: It seems to me the folks who … Continue reading

June 4, 2014 · Leave a comment

Are Fat People Really Oppressed

Originally posted on Dances With Fat:
This has been coming up a lot lately so I thought I would discuss it again today.  Let’s start here:  the definition of oppression…

May 10, 2014 · Leave a comment

H Words

On Thursday, I sat in the presence of an apparent hate-monger. Worse, I listened to her advice on illustrating, collaborating with writers, and marketing. I might never have known, without … Continue reading

May 9, 2014 · 2 Comments

Elements of Critique: Plan

I’m about to go to overseas with the military, and I don’t think I’m going to find a writers’ group like the one I’m leaving here. Perhaps you can relate … Continue reading

May 3, 2014 · 4 Comments

Twit Tweets


Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 389 other followers