17 December 2023

Well, 2023 is almost a wrap. In some ways, it feels so weird to write–or think–that. It seems to have passed incredibly quickly. But here of late… most of the years have felt like that, I suppose. It’s been a while since I posted an update, and...

21 July 2023

Morning, one and all. It’s 5:40am as I type this, and I’m about halfway through the transition from being mostly nocturnal to being a daywalker. I think I’ve mentioned in the past that my sleep schedule tends to “walk” through the entire...

The Best Laid Plans

If this month had gone according to the plan I laid out for it back in March or April, I would be writing this from a hotel room in Grand Junction, Colorado, on my way to an in-person Fantasy Thriller workshop in Las Vegas. But to paraphrase a saying I’ve heard...

Well, this was unexpected…

The evening of July 4th, we had a lovely thunderstorm. In addition to the extra water in the stream in front of the house, though, Mother Nature was kind enough to provide a power outage, too. No big deal, though… we have a generator. It’s a pull-start at...