Someone once asked me "What are three books that influenced you the most?" And I had an immediate answer. He wasn't expecting, however, for them to all be children's books. Perhaps I wasn't either, but there you have it. When we were children my parents brought us to the library on a very regular basis. … Continue reading Out of The Bug Jar
I never really enjoyed "choose your own adventure" books. For one thing, it seemed like a lazy way to tell a story. I suppose it was more difficult writing multiple outcomes for one beginning, but it also seemed like a way out of completing a story and committing to a plot. Not only that, but … Continue reading Eeny Meeny Miney Moe
'Life is Distracting and Uncertain,' She said and went to draw the curtain A line from Edward Gorey's story The Shrinking Treehorn. Naturally, as I begin my journey online and at home to move my stories from my private world to the public world, life gets in the way. I remember this quote because I once … Continue reading Gorey Stories
I am writing blog posts for no one to read. I have done nothing to promote my website or even have it visible by any web searches. This site is not even completed, yet I post. I do this for several reasons. First - I want to visit my website pretty regularly right now as inspiration, … Continue reading Dear Mr. & Mrs. Nobody,
So I got a website thrown together, what comes next? Considering there's no one out there reading my blog at this point, I could probably write about crocodiles and no one would care. Unfortunately, I don't know much more about crocodiles than I do about websites. That means I'll probably work on actual projects next. … Continue reading What about the crocodiles?
There is a lot of crazy fun stuff going on inside my head right now. I'm hoping to bring some of that out for the world to see. Please bear with me as I begin this somewhat public journey of my writing.