Tag: write

Sankive: Practical Dharma

Disclaimer: I have not studied the concept of Dharma for years on end. I have researched it, read some Hindu and Buddhist texts, and I have seen how I can apply it to my own life, through a Christian lens. Why a Christian lens?… Continue Reading “Sankive: Practical Dharma”

Sit Down (Or Stand) And Write

You want to hear the secret sauce to writer success? Let me give you a glimpse. The Thousand Fold Path Everyone has their advice on how to write. Do you plot or do you pants? Should you focus on world building or character depth?… Continue Reading “Sit Down (Or Stand) And Write”

NaNowrimo 2020 (I’m late!)

It’s an obligatory and late post for NaNoWriMo! I’m doing it this year, and I realized that at around 8pm on October 31. I need to finish the final novel in the War of Chaos and Order series, and what better time than now?… Continue Reading “NaNowrimo 2020 (I’m late!)”

Hurskfjell – Plotting Done

I am beyond excited for numerous reasons. Though one of them is not knowing where my book is at with the publisher. I get I took forever, but come on! My plotting is done! I was able to apply more ash while camping this… Continue Reading “Hurskfjell – Plotting Done”

Improve the quality of your suffering

I’m not even sure who this guy is. I’d never heard of Tom Waits. However, the man has been gifted with an abundance of wisdom, or at least this one piece of spaghetti which stuck to the wall, and now I adore him. The… Continue Reading “Improve the quality of your suffering”

5am

“Hey, Paul, it’s 5am!” “No it’s not.” “It so is. You know what we should do?” “Curl up and fall asleep in the warmth of my blankets?” “No, silly. We should think. We should think about everything. Have anything you’re feeling unhappy with?” “I… Continue Reading “5am”

A New Story Begins

It feels so good. I feel like a new man now that the novel is out of my hands. Of course, I still have the “And again!” mentality, but hey, that’s life. And my publisher hasn’t said anything about the ms getting to them.… Continue Reading “A New Story Begins”

Heroes: Published in October

Weird. I thought this was further off. I was so focused on my novel that I forgot I will be published in October. I thought there would be no more publications this year, that my run for 2015 was finished. It was good. I… Continue Reading “Heroes: Published in October”

I’m an Amazon Author

I kind of feel like Pinocchio, and my wish to become a real author has come true. That’s right, I’ve got no more wood! Wait, yes I do… Anyway. I’m an Amazon Author. It was quick and painless. It’s exciting and blurs the lines… Continue Reading “I’m an Amazon Author”

How am I

How am I? I am pained Every day when you’re not here Every week¬†when I wake up to an empty pillow Every month¬†when I’m reminded I’m alone by other couples Every year when I can’t find someone better I am determined Every day I… Continue Reading “How am I”