Category Archives: whatever

I’ve been meaning to do a better job of posting on the blog, but when I’m drafting most of my creativity goes into the book. Fortunately, I have enough cranky in my pants today to make this entertaining, I think. … Continue reading

Posted in rant, whatever 10 Comments

Have you ever thought about what this means? Are you a good listener? By which I mean, you’re not thinking about other things or plotting a scene in your head, or deciding what you’ll say when it’s your turn to … Continue reading

Posted in opinion, random, sad-making, whatever 18 Comments

We got up on time on Thursday, got ready and loaded the car. It took a little more effort to convince the dog that getting in the backseat was in her best interests. When we first snapped the leash on, … Continue reading

Posted in about me, vacation, whatever 5 Comments

The expensive car across the street that the owner refuses to park in his garage has an equally expensive, hyper-sensitive alarm system. It goes off at the drop of a hat. Or the drop of a pin. 6am — the … Continue reading

Posted in about me, rant, tiredness, whatever, whiny writerness 12 Comments

This thread tickles me. You can go read it for yourself by clicking the title of this post, but I’ll share the crucial bit. I’m no prude, but I hate reading about sex in SF, especially when it’s pornographic or … Continue reading

Posted in books, sci-fi, whatever, writing 7 Comments

As usual, I’ll have a review over at It’s Not Chick Porn. Check this out. These panels make me think about the changing nature of language. I wonder how JR Ward’s books will stand up in twenty years? Will her … Continue reading

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