Project 2019 … ?

I wouldn’t call myself a producer or a showman. I’m just in the business of taking ideas that excite me and seeing what happens to them. For example Bob Ross was a painter the moment he bought a canvas, an easel and some paint and started creating. But he didn’t become the Bob Ross until…

New Painting

Spent some time playing with HUD displays to create a new painting for Inkican. I create photoreal wallpapers from time to time. I’m including this in the Free Collection … grab it for yourself if you like it!

Fast Scifi Notes – 05/07/2017

This ripped tendon is still affecting my typing – saving my writing energy for Mesh. Still seeing/reading/experiencing sci-fi, so let me jot down a few notes. Guardians of the Galaxy 2 I’m going to get some flack for this, but I don’t care. Having seen the first GotG, and now the second, I am remarkably…

Notes from the Forty-Year-Old Author

Ow. Life told me I was forty-years old by giving me a mallet finger deformity. Doesn’t look like much does it? I wish it felt that way – I jammed my middle finger and it stayed bent. The doctor says I tore the tendon in my last joint and that I was lucky. “If you waited…

Submitted: Article for 2017 Comic-Con International Souvenir Book

Just finished writing an article for consideration in the upcoming Comic-Con souvenir book. I’m not attending, but I like being a part of it. This year, they’re celebrating one of my favorite cartoon series – Batman: The Animated Series. It took Batman: TAS for pop culture and Hollywood to realize that cartoons were a serious storytelling…

DONE – The Battle of Victoria Crater Out for Comments

DONE. DONE, DONE AND DONE. It’s taken four months of grinding, but I’m happy to say that the first draft of ‘Victoria Crater’ is complete. Under normal circumstances, it shouldn’t take four months to write thirteen-thousand words, but VC was an experiment for me. I had to develop a whole new writing style to bring…

Torture You Can Live With

Two rejection notices for short stories. Submitting them elsewhere and refusing to give up! Short Stories Roadmap is Updated Rejection never feels good, but if you’re a creative person, you have to learn to live with it. I remember an interview with Jerry Seinfeld in which he described the process of writing comedy every day….