Category Archives: Thoughts

Gift of Giving

I am an excellent gift giver. Is this a brag or even a humblebrag? No, it’s a fact and one other thing, which I will reveal later. “Why bring this up at all?” you might be asking yourself, “I’m busy … Continue reading

Posted in Thoughts | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Gift of Giving

A Long Time Ago…

Last week it was May the Fourth, the official/unofficial Star Wars holiday. To honor this, one of the holiest days in the nerd calendar, I rewatched Star Wars. By which, I mean Episode 4, A New Hope. This addendum was … Continue reading

Posted in Thoughts | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on A Long Time Ago…

Read or Write

I love books but I’ve read very little of late. You may be asking, “If you love books, why aren’t you reading them?” A fair question. I will address it in a roundabout manner. There must be at least a … Continue reading

Posted in Thoughts | Tagged , , , , , , | Comments Off on Read or Write

Six Years Old Today

Today is the sixth anniversary of my first post on this blog. It started as a place to share my novel, Chosen, but it has grown over time as I have continued to post something every Monday. I want to … Continue reading

Posted in Poetry, Thoughts | Tagged , , , , , | Comments Off on Six Years Old Today

Just me and my words

Writing is a lonely business. This is not a cry for help, more of a statement of fact. It consists mainly of sitting alone punching a keyboard or scribbling in a notebook, punctuated with long, empty pauses as you stare … Continue reading

Posted in Thoughts | Tagged , , , , , | Comments Off on Just me and my words

These things are true

Nice is not as good as kind. Petting a cat or dog is quick way to feel better. Portion sizes on food labels were written by people who clearly don’t like to eat. If you love books, you will always … Continue reading

Posted in Thoughts | Tagged , , , | Comments Off on These things are true

Spi-Ku

Last week Spider-Man: Far From Home came out. Did I see it? I did! Inspired by the most New York of all super-heroes, I’ve written a few haiku to honor him. No spoilers. What is his weakness? Is it the … Continue reading

Posted in Poetry, Thoughts | Tagged , , , | Comments Off on Spi-Ku

Don’t fill up on bread!

When I was a kid and went out for dinner with my folks, the refrain was always the same, “Don’t fill up on bread!” That’s really hard because bread is delicious and when you add butter, who could resist? Also, … Continue reading

Posted in Gaming, Thoughts | Tagged , | Comments Off on Don’t fill up on bread!

Good Luck or Bad

What is to be lucky? For most of us, it means that good things happen to lucky people. If you have an attractive partner or a good job, the response is that person is “Lucky.” Which is a weirdly passive … Continue reading

Posted in Thoughts | Tagged , , , , , | Comments Off on Good Luck or Bad

New Kaiju

The latest Godzilla movie, Godzilla, King of the Monsters is full of amazing fights between Kaiju, AKA giant monsters. Hoping to continue the trend, studios have announced the following spin-offs. Godzilla versus Low Self-Esteem- After destroying Tokyo for the umpteenth … Continue reading

Posted in Humor, Thoughts | Tagged , , , , | Comments Off on New Kaiju