Riding for the Range

Monday, July 30, 2012

I had a fairly pleasant weekend here at our tower on the shore of the Sea of Monsters. I had dinner Saturday with some old friends, and courtesy…

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Strep Throat

Thursday, July 26, 2012

Blech. No new updates today. My poor wife came down with strep throat and was feeling so bad she called in to work to stay home. With strep,…

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Medal of Honor

Tuesday, July 24, 2012

I had planned a series of articles this week about research and the writing process. But if you’re a writer, you must write, and today I found myself…

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Thinking of Heroes

Monday, July 23, 2012

As I’ve been pondering villainy and heroes over the last few days, I thought it a good time to revisit an old post I’d made on the Black…

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Today’s My Birthday

Thursday, July 19, 2012

So you may have heard that today’s my birthday. What do I want apart from universal peace and brotherhood and some quality time with my family? (And maybe…

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Hannibal’s Words

Tuesday, July 17, 2012

I suppose a lot of writers are weird kids. I was, though I was enough of an introvert you couldn’t necessarily tell by looking just how weird. I…

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Running in Low-Gravity

Friday, July 13, 2012

It certainly wasn’t worth all the pain and expense of my surgery, and therapy, but one cool thing happened the other day because of my knee injury, and…

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4th of July with Dry Ice

Sunday, July 8, 2012

With record breaking triple digit temperatures and a pronounced lack of rain, my community banned all  4th of July fireworks except for those that were being handled by…

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The Fierce Impatient Side of Things

Thursday, July 5, 2012

Lately I’ve been reading through the Del Rey Robert E. Howard collection El Borak And Other Desert Adventures. I’ve read a lot of these stories in various beat-up…

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July 3rd Update

Wednesday, July 4, 2012

I’ve gone ahead and created a contest page, which makes the menu bar temporarily crowded. I hope any of you who are Dabir and Asim fans will help…

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