The REAL Reason It’s Harder to Make a Living Writing

I read a lot of articles and blog posts about how it is so much harder to make a living writing now than it was a few decades ago. Most point the finger at “big, bad traditional publishers” who no longer pay big advances or take chances on emerging writers. Or they blame Amazon or … Continue reading “The REAL Reason It’s Harder to Make a Living Writing”

Book Review: Antoinette

The historical novel Antoinette brings to life the lives of Marie Antoinette and her closest friend and confidante Princess Louisa de Lamballe.

The historical novel Antoinette brings to life the lives of Marie Antoinette and her closest friend and confidante Princess Louisa de Lamballe.

Holy Serial Killers, Batman! The Jinx is a Must-See!

If you enjoy true crime documentaries, check out HBO’s six-episode documentary mini-series The Jinx: The Life and Deaths of Robert Durst. I just finished watching it and it is one wild ride.

If you enjoy true crime documentaries, check out HBO’s six-episode documentary mini-series The Jinx: The Life and Deaths of Robert Durst. I just finished watching it and it is one wild ride.

BattleBots Rebooted! And With Better Female Representation!

The bots are back baby! If you enjoyed BattleBots back in 2000, you’ll be happy to learn the metallic mayhem has returned. Here are the details.

The bots are back baby! If you enjoyed BattleBots back in 2000, you’ll be happy to learn the metallic mayhem has returned. Here are the details.

On My 19th Sobriety Birthday

Nineteen years ago today, I made a decision. In today’s post I talk about what I’ve learned, what’s changed and what hasn’t.

Nineteen years ago today, I made a decision. In today’s post I talk about what I’ve learned, what’s changed and what hasn’t.

The Book Series: A Dilemma for Readers

Do you like reading a series of books featuring the same characters? Do you always start with book #1 or jump in midstream? What are the challenges of each?

Do you like reading a series of books featuring the same characters? Do you always start with book #1 or jump in midstream? What are the challenges of each?

Orphan Black Season 3 Kicks Ass

Orphan Black Season 3 keeps the roller coaster ride going with brilliant performances, deft writing, and constant twists and turns.

Orphan Black Season 3 keeps the roller coaster ride going with brilliant performances, deft writing, and constant twists and turns.