Random Ramblings

“You have to live life to write about it.”

As I was sitting in bed this morning, laptop in front of me, coffee and a slice of pie beside me, I started thinking.  Last week, I saw a buddy of mine that I hadn’t seen in ages.  I made a passing comment.  “You have to live life to write about it.”  This isn’t anything… Continue reading “You have to live life to write about it.”

Random Ramblings

The Reward of Writing

I’ll admit it. I can get lost on my computer, typing away, playing with my characters, chatting it up on Face Book and Twitter. The computer is so addictive. It calls to me with plot ideas and woos me with the ease of doing research. Meanwhile, dishes sit in the sink and laundry piles up… Continue reading The Reward of Writing

Random Ramblings

My Characters and Myself

There’s so much of myself in my writing.  I get asked; “Which character is actually you?”  I suppose the only honest answer is all of them and none of them.  I don’t have any characters that are actually anyone that I know.  They are fictional.  They are inspired composites of people that have affected me. … Continue reading My Characters and Myself