I Forgot

I was supposed to go to a workgroup for creating comics and graphics novels today. Although it’s well known that I miss every other week because of trips to Tampa, and while I believe I had already made it known last week that I’d miss it, I’m still not 100% sure they knew I’d be… Read more I Forgot

Complex Characters: How do You Go About Creating Them? And How Complex is Too Complex?

I’ve been trying to write a new short story lately. I have a great title for it, but the story just isn’t coming. I know what I want to say with it, but therein the problem lies: the complexity of real life is incredibly difficult to achieve in fiction, especially short fiction. Life is so… Read more Complex Characters: How do You Go About Creating Them? And How Complex is Too Complex?

Avalanche Lake

The day was cloudy, cold. Drizzling drops gathered on the leaves of trees, eventually making their way down to the forest floor. We walked in silence on the well-worn, muddy path on the mountainside, between trees and boulders, the only sounds being those of our steps and the river running along side us. The mountains… Read more Avalanche Lake

Recent Book Purchases

Just put an order in with Amazon for a few books. Wanted to know if any readers have read any of these, and if so, what did you think? Story: Substance, Structure, Style and The Principles of Screenwriting by Robert Mckee The Iliad and The Odyssey Robert Fagles Translation The Aeneid Robert Fagles Translation All… Read more Recent Book Purchases