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Still, what an arm! and I could alter it

For National Poetry Month, here is “Andrea del Sarto” by Robert Browning.…

R2R2R

Completed my hike from the South Rim of the Grand Canyon to the North Rim and then back to the South Rim.…

Never speak to me

The beauty of the poor man’s writing retreat!
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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Threats

Thanks to Amelia Gray for coming to New York to visit classes and read from her new novel. Scales fell from eyes. Lives were changed. Her novel, Threats, is available now!
 
 
 
 
 
 
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Retcon

The way it should have been becomes the way it always was becomes the only way in which you know it.

Uncommon usage: “I’ve retconned my life.”…

Blank sheets of paper

“Writing is easy; all you do is sit staring at a blank sheet of paper until the drops of blood form on your forehead.” —Gene Fowler…

The Dragon Reformed

Pulled from an ancient and now-defunct web directory: “Fiction writer at University of Missouri, English Department. Focus on martial arts, Goju-Ryu specifically, as well as weight training, physical fitness, and nutrition as applied to karate. Bruce Lee image page.”

It may come as no surprise that I had one of the most popular Bruce Lee …

The Man in the (Plastic) Iron Mask

I travel to the &Now Conference and UCSD, site of my past glory transgressions. Look for me where the red tide rises.…

200

Participated in a reading for Hamilton College’s Bicentennial Celebration. The crowd laughed in the right spots (mostly)–generally a good sign. Thanks to the receptive audience and my fellow readers for an enjoyable afternoon!…

I have been a stranger in a strange land

All around me I see geekdom. But I recognize none of it.…