Short Term and Long Term Goal Setting

As the pandemic rages on and I continue to work my job from home, I’ve come to the stark realization that I’m sure a few of you have hit during these strange and unusual times. I really hate my job. Okay, so maybe I don’t “hate” it, but I can honestly say that I’m considerablyContinue reading “Short Term and Long Term Goal Setting”

Review- Network Effect: A Murderbot Novel

I’ll admit, when I first heard about Murderbot, I wasn’t that interested. Don’t get me wrong, I’d heard great and wonderful things. All the lists I browsed of great modern Sci-fi contained “All Systems Red”, the first Murderbot novella. But for some reason it took my a while to get into the idea. One dayContinue reading “Review- Network Effect: A Murderbot Novel”

Review: The Stars My Destination

I’ve been really wanting to read more, and I have. I’ve read probably 5-6 books this year alone, which is a fair bit less than I hoped for, it’s still more than I have in recent years. Being a writer myself, reading is essential to my craft. I can’t hope to get better at whatContinue reading “Review: The Stars My Destination”

How Waking Up Early Changed My Writing

I’ve always sort have been a morning person. I used to wake up every morning at 4:30 to go to the gym (I obviously don’t do that anymore) but in recent years I’ve been waking up around 5 a.m to get my writing for the day done. It started when I knew I wanted toContinue reading “How Waking Up Early Changed My Writing”

You Need to Keep Writing

Being a writer can be tough. Scratch that. Being a writer can be goddamn brutal. I don’t like to consider myself a “writer” yet. Yes I’ve made money off of my writing, hell, I’ve even had pieces published in professional markets. But deep down I still haven’t allowed myself to claim to the title, toContinue reading “You Need to Keep Writing”

First Published Piece!

I’ve been submitting short stories to Daily Science Fiction for almost two years now. They mostly deal in Flash Fiction which is great because I’ve been able to practice writing shorter, more concise stories. I got the news that my piece was accepted back in February and almost every day I checked my email forContinue reading “First Published Piece!”