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When you’re a hammer, every problem looks like a nail

I just finished working on my ninth chapter in my second book. Between chapter 8 and Chapter 9, I think I wrote myself into a corner about 5 times. It’s an odd feeling to have complete control of a conversation and to look up… Continue Reading “When you’re a hammer, every problem looks like a nail”

I went to far away places

I spent the last week experiencing some of the flavor of the USA. We loaded up my wife’s car with 4 of the boys, and hit the highways. Our first stop was a bathroom break a mere 10 minutes from the house. It was… Continue Reading “I went to far away places”

The joys of writing

I’m working on the 6th chapter of book two. I think I’ve come up with a title for it. The story is taking shape. I’ve got so many irons in the fire that I’m constantly having to check my notes. In short, I’m loving… Continue Reading “The joys of writing”

Silver linings

Yesterday, I began to earn my spurs. I recieved my first rejection message. I know there was some part of me that would love to score on my first shot, but I also know that’s exceedingly rare. The agent that sent it has a… Continue Reading “Silver linings”

Ready, Aim, Aim, Aim…Fire!

Today I sent out query emails. The agents I targeted are some of the people that brought us some of my favorite authors. Did I bite off more than I can chew? Probably. Am I worried about that? Not even a little. I’m a… Continue Reading “Ready, Aim, Aim, Aim…Fire!”

Welcome

Hi there. Since I have your attention at the moment, I’d like to share my favorite quote. It’s by Will Rodgers. He has a lot of heaters but this one is my favorite. It goes like this: “There are three kinds of men. The… Continue Reading “Welcome”