‘The Hobbit’, Worn and Loved

I got this book out of the basement this morning. Haven’t seen this copy for years. I read “The Hobbit” (and all of “The Lord of the Rings”) regularly, but this particular copy has been overlooked. What a shame that was. Look at it...

50k Words Milestone!

I’ll likely hit 50,000 words on my sequel to “99 Days” during my next writing session. It feels good. I still have no idea what the book will be called. I may not have any idea until after the book’s written. That’s not a bad thing. The...

Bingo! Blog Page Problem Solved

This has been vexing me for months. The site-building software I use is called Divi, from the company Elegant Themes. It’s been great stuff, except for one thing: I could not get the blog to have the same look and feel as all my other pages. It annoyed me terribly:...

Sanderson, Tyler, McMurtry: 3 Writers Worth Reading

All writers are readers, too (or at least they all should be). And although I write primarily in the epic fantasy realm, I read in all genres. Here are a few of my favorite current writers. Brandon Sanderson. The family’s been on a major Sanderson kick....