Can We Talk?

Can We Talk?

I don’t know how many of my blog readers are familiar with Joan Rivers—possibly not that many—but there was a time when the catchphrase Can we talk? was known to just about every adult in America. Joan may be gone, but it seems like people are talking more than...
Roll With The Punches, Baby!

Roll With The Punches, Baby!

Today is just one of those Mondays. I got a letter from the IRS that said they “believe there’s a miscalculation” in my return. So that big $300 refund I was planning on receiving? Fuhgeddaboutit. But hey, at least I don’t owe them anything,...
Talking About A Metaphysical WIP

Talking About A Metaphysical WIP

Over the past few weeks, I’ve posted often about my upcoming fourth (!) novel, Whizzers. I spent years working on about the first 30% of the book, then burned through the remaining 70% from late 2018 through March 2019.So now it’s the thing on the front...
Turning a Street Team Into a Launch Team

Turning a Street Team Into a Launch Team

If you’re reading this blog post in April or May of 2019, you probably already know that my fourth novel, Whizzers, will come out later this year. I’m working on launch ideas of all sorts, and the launch itself is likely going to be late July. For the...
Kicking That Can Down the Road

Kicking That Can Down the Road

When I started writing my upcoming novel, I didn’t have an agenda or even a plan. The story of Whizzers came about very organically, though it has roots in my own life from many years ago. To understand how I evolved as a writer, you almost have to understand...