NAF Post: The second time around…

Monday I blogged at the New Authors’ Fellowship about the 2nd glass ceiling authors encounter AFTER getting published. Check it out! We Alumni talk. We began this journey so long ago, spent time here at NAF growing with each other, and now six of us have made it to the other side. In just a…

WHOOSH!

“I love deadlines. I love the whooshing noise they make as they go by.” ~ Douglas Adams, The Salmon of Doubt

My personal restriction on doing book reviews…

Monday I posted on the New Authors Fellowship a personal testimony about why I rarely do book reviews. Opinions on how to do book reviews are all over the place. I don’t know what side of the fence you fall on, but this is my personal decision on the matter. Some of what I said…

Need a laugh?

Earlier in the Spring, Diane Graham and I had a bet. And to settle bet on account on nobody could agree who really won…we had a dance-off. (Click here to watch the video.) In said dance-off I recorded a video in front of a white-board in full nerd regalia. And so, by popular demand, here…

The beauty in a storm…

For the man sound in body and serene of mind there is no such thing as bad weather; every day has its beauty, and storms which whip the blood do but make it pulse more vigorously.  ~George Gissing

5 for Friday with Kat Heckenbach

Time for another 5 For Friday! This time I’m turning the spotlight on fellow Splashdown author and my editor, Kat Heckenbach. Her second novel Seeking Unseen, the much anticipated sequel to Finding Angel, will be release September 1, 2012. Find out more about Kat and her books at http://www.katheckenbach.com. 1. Tell me a little about yourself and…

Watch the "Curiosity" landing in real-time.

Monday I blogged a little about Curiosity and life on other planets. Today I want to share a video I made. It’s a simple video combining the “Curiosity” landing animation released a few months ago with the actual live footage of the JPL Control Room. I tried to put them in a real-time sync, or…

Must see movies for writers.

Monday I blogged at The New Authors’ Fellowship about movies that teach writers things about the art and craft of writing. Check it out! Movies are a great source of inspiration. We often take for granted the hard work that goes into producing one as we sit and enjoy them for a brief hour and…