1L

(Picture of the Vandy Law Class of 2013 on our first day of law school.  Babies, just babies.) This is a poem I wrote at the end of 1L year.  I’m not usually one much for poetry, but after the… interesting year that my first year of law school was, poetry was the only way … More 1L

QUOTES ON WRITING – SOME INSPIRATION TO KICK OFF YOUR WEEK

I don’t know about you, but I’ve got a bad case of the Mondays.  It’s the first day of the last week I have to work this year and I’m just done.  I’m so ready for vacation.  From work, from people, hopefully not from my book 😉 So, for everyone else who’s trying to get … More QUOTES ON WRITING – SOME INSPIRATION TO KICK OFF YOUR WEEK

FIGHTING AND FASHION – DRESSING TO KILL

I recently joined Scribophile.com and one of the groups is on fighting.  Basically writer’s discussing weapons and how to write believable fight scenes.  I started a thread on Fighting and Fashion, to discuss what the stylish character wears about town to conceal (or enhance) weapons.  I thought I’d share my thoughts on the issue of dressing … More FIGHTING AND FASHION – DRESSING TO KILL

MORAL OF THE STORY? BE NICE AND HELP YOUR FRIENDS BECAUSE YOU NEVER KNOW WHEN THEY’LL BECOME FAMOUS

This is a quick shout out (aka brag 😉 to my boy, Oleg Volk.  http://olegvolk.net/blog/  He’s a photographer and creative designer, mostly for weapons related companies, and over the weekend he was helping a friend design the cover for his latest book.  Look out, I’m going to be dropping names like napalm. His friend Peter Grant … More MORAL OF THE STORY? BE NICE AND HELP YOUR FRIENDS BECAUSE YOU NEVER KNOW WHEN THEY’LL BECOME FAMOUS

NANO’S OVER! I CAN BE LAZY NOW BECAUSE I’M DONE, RIGHT?

No, you’re not done!  You’re a writer.  There is no done.  There is simply the next chapter, next rewrite, next story. Nanowrimo is fantastic because it gives you a goal and sets up a community to help cheer you on and keep you accountable.  This helps with developing the writing habit.  You get into the … More NANO’S OVER! I CAN BE LAZY NOW BECAUSE I’M DONE, RIGHT?