Category Archives: Observations and Advice

Ten years in Orlando, and I love being here.

(To view the books for purchase or preview, click The Rescue  or My Author Page.  Follow me on Twitter!) A friend of mine equates living in Orlando with living in a stomach (as far as the weather goes), and in contrast to where I … Continue reading

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Four books available for sale! Web site changes coming!

Hi there! It’s been awhile, but I’ve been doggedly working away on editing The Ascent and The Summit so they will be ready for Amazon.com.  Now, finally (as of this weekend), the last book us up, and that … is … … Continue reading

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Going Beyond…

Going back and reviewing my blog entries made me realize how much detail I put out about my thoughts on The Fallen, and here, I haven’t hardly said anything about the Beyond.  There are a couple of reasons for this, … Continue reading

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Every day … something.

It’s interesting, but one of the little things I try to do is to do SOMETHING with my writing every day.  Ideally, that means actual writing, but it can mean other things.  It might mean working with a visual artist … Continue reading

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Thank You for the Quotes!

When someone reads one of my books and likes them, I ask if they would be willing to share a positive quote about the book, something I can put on the splash page of the website.  We are such a … Continue reading

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Chapters 19 and 20 … Done!

Oh, it’s so fun to wail on the bad guys!  It’s so fun to kick their butts, give them their just desserts, and stand victorious over them with your foot (hind paw?) on their chest!  But … what if one … Continue reading

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Chapters 15, 16, and 17 done!!!

Well, I’m actually amazed!  I haven’t posted anything in like … awhile!  That’s because we’re entering the “home stretch” of the novel.  I … kind of start really putting in the time focused mostly on that.  Although the other stuff … Continue reading

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Chapter 7 … Done!

One of the most interesting things to think about in our modern age is how we would survive if all of this technology, all of our medicine and computers and everything else … just wasn’t anymore.  What would life be … Continue reading

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Troving is DONE! I’m ready to start WRITING!!!

Finally, finally, finally – but it IS worth it!  There are a lot of different threads and dimensions of Fallen that I needed some background on before I started writing.  After all, there are no less than FIVE BOOKS WORTH … Continue reading

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Dictation Software

Over the past few months, I’ve found a couple of additional ways that I can edit more efficiently using a tablet. Essentially, if I can record the book in MP3 format, then I’m able to playback using the audio of … Continue reading

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