Things That Are Finished …

Thank God it’s finally done. I just wrote my last line for the story I’m going to submit to the Robert E. Howard memorial anthology. I have no idea if it will be accepted, or even if it’s any good at this point, but the miraculous thing is that I actually wrote this story five …

Rejection, Subs, and Work in the Queue

Got another rejection letter from Cemetery Dance yesterday. Too bad. I had high hopes that this one would make it. It was a quarterly semi-finalist in last year’s Writer’s of the Future contest, so I thought it had a good shot. Ahh, well, that story goes out again tomorrow. Someday, friends, I will have a …

Weekend Report

Following the thrilling events of Friday’s bathroom overflow nightmare so deftly described by Angie in her LiveJournal here, we had a great weekend that ended as it usually does — me wishing that I had an extra day to sleep in and do something — anything — other than answer the call of social responsibility. …

Random Thoughts

I’m in meetings all day today and tomorrow. Not sure who thought this was good idea without an IV caffeine drip, but whatever. A couple of quick random thoughts during our break though: 1) Blinkers. You should use them. 2) Sometimes I pray for the demise and/or ruin of others. You can’t tell me this …