Category Archives: Metaphysical

The Hazy Days

Living here in Colorado, we don’t really get many humid hazy days, and now we’re getting smoke from all the fires. And some good…lengthy…lazy breezes tossing along the treetops. So it’s hard to not think about my time along the … Continue reading

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Have I Found My Home—“New Weird”?

In working my Mountain of Authors video, I, once again, searched for a defining genre of my work…and think I may have found it! New Weird. Yes, this seems to be the most descriptive—and coolest!—of definitions I have yet found! … Continue reading

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Work-in-Progress Update

I’ve essentially met my targeted word count of 80,000 words (79,490) and have created 22 short stories just for this effort, but it’s not quite ready in terms of content. This is all first-draft mode, and I don’t want it … Continue reading

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Going To MILEHICON51

I am going to MileHiCon51 this year, which is October 18 – 20. Here’s my MileHiCon51 link. My schedule: Friday, October 18th: Not moderating nor sitting on any panels…enjoying the con! Saturday, October 19th: Group Reading and “Mixing Genres” discussion … Continue reading

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A Little Bit o’ This ‘n That

Well, I haven’t been idle. I have been writing…then trying to write…then living. For a while there I was doing pretty good on my newest effort, which is now over 52,000 words. I’m shooting for 80,000, hoping to stay away … Continue reading

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Where Have I Been?

It’s been about a month and a half since I’ve posted and been something like three months since I’ve written any fiction…and it’s actually felt pretty damned nice! While it started out with me being burned out on writing, it’s … Continue reading

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Roadblocks – Figuratively and Literally

Well, I must say, things have gotten weird, and not in a good way…and as the title for my post just came to me as I sat here to write this…it also hit me like a metaphysical haymaker. I’ve started … Continue reading

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Discovery Canyon Campus High School Presentation

This past Tuesday morning, I had the honor of speaking at Discovery Canyon Campus (DCC) High School, in Colorado Springs. A couple of months ago an English teacher, Douglas Jameson, contacted me and asked if I’d like to be one … Continue reading

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A Little Humility Would Be Nice….

I try to be upbeat in my posts, but certain things get me annoyed—even though I know why and what’s happening. No, I’m not physically spun up…just intellectually miffed. I’d just read yet another post by a successful writer (one … Continue reading

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Thank You, Mr. Meltzer!

Brad Meltzer, historian, author, and TV personality, just tweeted Do The Dead Dream?, in support of new authors! A mutual friend of ours, Tron Simpson, was extremely instrumental in getting this to happen, and I am so honored that Tron … Continue reading

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