Category Archives: General Ramblings

Update: New Story Sale and the Nebulas

News, I have it. So I post. The first piece of news is that a new story of mine has been accepted by Beneath Ceaseless Skies. It’s called “A Place to Grow” and it was a huge experiment for me … Continue reading

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2016 Year End Post

Even in the best of times, these types of posts are always awkward for me to write. And 2016 has been a rough year on many different fronts. It feels a bit selfish to be posting this today (especially today) … Continue reading

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Baltimore Book Festival and New Picture

In an ongoing quest to get better at public speaking, I’m going to be a panelist at this year’s Baltimore Book Festival. It’s located at Baltimore’s Inner Harbor from September 23-25th. I’ll definitely be there Sunday (because that’s when my … Continue reading

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A Non-Hero’s Music and Story News

So, two pieces of news. First, “A Non-Hero’s Guide to the Road of Monsters” is now live over at Mothership Zeta. Meaning you can read it for free right now! The song that acted as the soundtrack was “The Mute” … Continue reading

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Con Schedule for Summer 2016

Quick run down of where I’ll be in the next few weeks. Balticon – Baltimore, Sunday, May 29th 4th Street Fantasy – Minneapolis, Jun 17th – June 19th Readercon – Boston, July 7th – July 10th I’m not on any … Continue reading

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Six Years Ago

Six years ago, almost to the day, I signed up for my first writing class. I had graduated college a few months before, had a new place and a new job. Suddenly, my evenings were homework free, I knew no … Continue reading

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Goings and Comings: November 2015

I’ll be at Philcon this year on Saturday, November 21st. It’s my fourth time going to the con, but this year they were kind enough to invite me to be a panelist. Sweet! Here’s my schedule: 11:00 AM – 12:00 … Continue reading

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A Moment of Silence

I was going to post a list of story recommendations for my family and friends for the Thanksgiving holiday. I still am. But right now, I’m going to take a moment of silence. Then I’m going to supportĀ The Ferguson Public … Continue reading

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Podcast: “Tell Them of the Sky” is now live!

Cast of Wonders was wonderful enough to record this little story. And it’s now live here. Peter Newman does a fantastic job narrating (apparently this is his first podcast narration too.) Hope you enjoy!

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Tag! You’re It! The 777 Challenge Edition

Hooray for friends prompting me to write blog posts occasionally. Tam MacNeil was kind enough to tag me for the 777 Challenge. The rules are simple: Post 7 sentences of your work, start on page 7, count 7 lines down. … Continue reading

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