Category Archives: Writing

Writing Workshops and you, the writer

There is a bit of a kerfuffle going on in the writing community about the privilege of attending Clarion and a tweet from Neil Gaiman. It was a silly hyperbolic tweet about the value of going to Clarion. It was called … Continue reading

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2016…loading….loading

I could carry on about the ups and downs of this year, but all in all I have a lot to thankful for. It was a better year for me than I deserve. There is much to be hopeful for … Continue reading

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Take it, it’s yours. It always was.

Mary asked, “What happens if I push the button?” The man in the mesh-back hat unzipped a mouth filled with white tombstones and said, “You get a pizza. Whatever pizza you want most, Mary. It will show up here at … Continue reading

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Am I the only one…

Who finds the lack of, “special snowflakes,” on these cups and the silly outrage they are creating more than a little ironic? I mean… is there a better example of special snowflakes?

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Reboot

You might have noticed things have changed a bit. I am rebooting the blog under my given name as I am writing under it publicly now. If you’ve been a long time follower, it is the same great brand with … Continue reading

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Addicted to Subs

With Apologies to Mr. Robert Palmer, and slushers everywhere: Your laptops on, but you’re not home Your mind is not your own Your hands sweat, your keys grind Another story, and you’ll be fine You can’t sleep, you can’t eat … Continue reading

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In the running for the best damn Margarita: El Monumento, Margarita Clasica

Damn, brother. It’s been a fur piece since I had one this perfect. Also, yes, I live. -S

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