Random Plot Ideas and Where they Come From

Honestly I have no clue. Maybe I have a muse who works alongside my guardian angel. She whispers ideas in my ear while I’m in the shower or by waking me up at 3AM. The Sword & Shield came from a cat scratch that wasn’t healing properly. Still not sure where Seer came from, andContinue reading “Random Plot Ideas and Where they Come From”

Divine Inspiration

In the wee hours of the morning (3AM) on Saturday November 28th I woke up from a dream where Dolly Parton said she believed in me and if that’s not a sign then I don’t know what is. Let me explain, this is the woman who wrote over Three THOUSAND songs! If that isn’t aContinue reading “Divine Inspiration”

Neener Neener

So here’s the thing. Sometimes shit happens. It’s inevitable. Like I said in a recent post, you’ve gotta dust yourself off and move on. But I feel like I didn’t emphasize enough how you only lose in that situation if you don’t find a way to grow from it. The way I grew from beingContinue reading “Neener Neener”

It’s Never Too Late to Follow Your Dreams!

There seems to be this common misconception, this unspoken rule, this bullshit, that you need to achieve your dreams early in life. And you very well might, but don’t give yourself a deadline.  If you don’t publish your first book till you’re 50 that’s still earlier than the average person. Because, as sad as itContinue reading “It’s Never Too Late to Follow Your Dreams!”

Where Does Inspiration Come From?

The Muse is a fickle wench who visits artists at her own pace.  Sometimes she can go years between visits, while other times she might be feeling mischievous and decide to surprise you in the shower.  Wherever and whenever she deigns to appear, you better be ready. Keep a notebook by your bedside and aContinue reading “Where Does Inspiration Come From?”