Mechanical Cannibals

Okay, so let’s do some quick math: two cars, one week, almost $800.00 in repairs. If I add in my car payment, auto insurance and registration, we’ve spent $1450.00 just on cars this month. Ridiculous. Normally, I would suspect that I’m being raped by unscrupulous mechanics, except that I knew these were real problems, and …

Back to the Grindstone

I took a couple days off from writing in the evenings so I could get some domestic-type things taken care of, but tonight it’s back to the grindstone, editing my story for the Robert E. Howard memorial antho, editing another new story I wrote the week before that, adapting an early story of mine “Speed …

Quick Addendum …

As webmaster of Charlee Jacob’s site, I got an e-mail this morning from John Joseph Adams of Sci-Fi Wire (the news service of the SCI-FI Channel). They’ll be interviewing her regarding the recent Stoker nomination for her novel “Dread in the Beast.” Way to go, Charlee! And if you’re interested, click here to check out …

Message Board Madness

I posted a couple of blogworthy items on the message boards last week but neglected to post them here. So, if you’ve already seen these, I apologize, and promise that the next post will be marginally more interesting. —————— First and most important — My short story collection WHEN IT RAINS (AND OTHER WRECKAGE) has …