An issue that consumes society and has consumed society for decades is political correctness becoming complete and total censorship. Everywhere you look, what once were simple requests for politeness and compassion have turned into fanatical demands followed by actions to condemn, censor, and cancel people simply for saying or believing something someone doesn't like. What … Continue reading 2020 or 1984?
Finally, I've completed my first edit of my second novel, Sirens. I've been putting it off for months, considering I finished the first draft almost a year ago. It was difficult to get to it and my routine wasn't as regimented as I would've liked, but I got it done. After completing the first draft, … Continue reading Finally…
I look upon the world With tired eyes, Longing for pause As the wretched day dies. Constant threats Loom overhead, New terror arrives 'Fore we bury our dead. My senses are dulled, My nerves are numb. I've been beaten and bloodied like a battlefield drum. I lay my head To drift off to sleep Only … Continue reading Astray
Despite the opportunities to write that quarantine has created, I haven't spent any time writing. I've been focusing on work and other aspects of life because I feel like I have some type of block against writing. Not writer's block, where I can't figure out what to write next. I know what I want to … Continue reading 19Sept2020
I'm curious as to whether or not prolific writers are as critical of themselves as other writers who take much longer to publish their works or finish them. Writers such as Louis L'Amour seemed to churn out stories like no other and would be on to the next one in no time (I imagine you … Continue reading 25 Aug 2020