Tag Archives: Writers

F. P. Dorchak Colorado Author Interview Circle (CAIC) Interview

This is an interview I did a year ago. It was my first ever YouTube/video interview and it was such a blast hanging out with these two guys! Cody I’d just met for the interview, but Aaron Michael Ritchey I’ve … Continue reading

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Short Stories–What Have I Learned?

After spending the past year going back over all my short stories, what have I learned? I’ve learned I was a young testosteroned-fueled writer, writing about sex and violence and all-things-weird. There are definitely some things that are going to … Continue reading

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RMFW Colorado Gold Writers Conference

The very first writers conference I ever attended was somewhere around 1987 or so. I no longer remember. But what I do remember is the people and the energy of that weekend! About being a young dude of 26 or … Continue reading

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Rewrite

This is my newest effort! A brand new short story I was inspired to write April 8th, and wrote April 9th. I’ve since been polishing it (including having Mandy Pratt, my tireless, proofreader/editor, go over it). It’s a dark, troubling … Continue reading

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Pikes Peak Library’s Mountain Of Authors 2016

“If something is holding you back…something is also pulling you forward.” Mario Acevedo. This past Saturday I attended the Pikes Peak Library District’s (PPLD’s) annual Mountain of Authors (MOAs) event, in Colorado Springs, Colorado. This was my second year in … Continue reading

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What Ever Happened to Book Editors?

Book editors. We all have images in our heads of what they are. What they do. But are our images correct? Marjorie Braman’s article, “What Ever Happened to Book Editors” got me to remembering the first time I’d ever heard … Continue reading

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The Face Maker and Other Stories of Obsession, by Joe Ponepinto

The cover of Joe Ponepinto’s collection of dark tales, The Face Maker and Other Stories of Obsession, not only grabbed me by the throat, but continues to throttle me every time I look to it. Much like his stories. The … Continue reading

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