From the Ashes

You may kill a fire. And everything you know falls to dust and ash. Yet the remarkable treasure in this seemingly hopeless pile, is hidden deep within. The burning embers incarnate the perpetual desire to go from spark to flame. – Akilnathan Logeswaran … More From the Ashes

2016 Goals

2015 wasn’t my favorite year. I won’t even try to pretend it was. I moved from a state (California) I absolutely adore to a state (Arizona) I can’t believe I’m back in. My grandfather passed. And a percentage of my family cut me out of relationship with them because of misunderstandings surrounding my grandfather’s death. … More 2016 Goals

Site Improvements

Sorry for the disarray today, folks. I’m in the middle of changing the theme template for my site. Over the next few days I’ll be making some improvements to the layout of my site, so please bear with me. This means there won’t be a Friday Muse piece today, but I’ll definitely be back at … More Site Improvements

2013 – A New Season

Well, 2012 is finally behind us. I can’t say it was my favorite year, but it certainly wasn’t a bad one. Challenging, yes, but not bad.There were many highlights to the year that made those challenges worthwhile. I published two novels – Black Earth: Dark Masquerade and Black Earth: Exodus. My wife and I celebrated … More 2013 – A New Season

New Blog Design

This week I’ve been working diligently on some new design aspects to almost all of my social networking hubs. This blog was the first to get a makeover. For a while now I’ve had my sights set on Blogger’s new dynamic templates, and so I decided to give it a shot. So far, I like … More New Blog Design

Mid-Month Update

I can’t tell you all how happy I am that it’s Friday. I love weekends, mainly because my wife is home with me and my son, and I get more solid time to work on writing/self-publishing/marketing related projects. Speaking of which, here’s a little rundown of some of the things I’m currently working on. For … More Mid-Month Update