I really should stop reading publishing news. Seriously it hovers between annoying and depressing. Am I the only one who is beginning -- no have always thought -- that to be a successful author you must have lots of money to begin? I discovered yet another article where someone who self-published, now has a TV deal … Continue reading Musings 6/17/17
So I’m cleaning my office today, despite being on stay-cation. Trust me, it’s messy and needs it. Now last time I did this I mentioned on Facebook that I came across some books I don’t recall purchasing and/or reading. I guess it happens when you have almost 400 books in your office alone and keep … Continue reading Mini-Musing –This is a Scary Business
Happy New Year, all! OK, now that that’s out of the way, let’s discuss the end of 2014 and what’s may or may not happen in 2015. So I made a promise to myself – not a resolution! I promised myself that I would officially retire from the business if I didn’t get traditionally published … Continue reading Musings 1/1/15 ~ It’s 2015. So now what? Or Writing the Way I See It Part II.
Writing and Publishing: The Way I See It This definitely one of those keeping my own counsel situations … But I’m not keeping it this time. I’ll be the first to say that publishing is a business and should always be treated as such. And it’s not an easy business. It can be monumentally frustrating. … Continue reading Writing and Publishing: The Way I See It
It’s a nice morning and I’m sitting here drinking coffee, watching YouTube and giving a few things some thought. Well actually I’ve been giving this a lot of thought for awhile. As much as I like being online I have to take some time away. Even my brother says I have a lot on my … Continue reading MUSINGS ~ 6/20/14 GOING ON HIATUS
The home of Ray Bradbury was placed on the market on the 20th. Although it’s very old. a classic in fact it’s in what is considered a very high-class neighborhood and is going for a whopping 1.495 million dollars! The current listing is here: http://www.redfin.com/CA/Los-Angeles/10265-Cheviot-Dr-90064/home/6795777. Damn I wish I had that kind of money. … Continue reading MUSING 5/21/14 ~ RAY BRADBURY’S HOUSE FOR SALE.
“A thing of beauty is a joy to behold!” I should be this a mini-musing because there isn’t too much going on. But what you see before you is the new Orange Dreamsicle Cheescake and the Barnes & Noble Café. I had a slice of this with a Caramel Frappuccino. Absolutely fabulous! As for … Continue reading Musing 04/27/14 ~ Nothing Really
I went out today for the first time since Thursday and it was fantastic! I of course went to Barnes and Noble for the first time in at least five months and being amongst all those books it felt different somehow. There’s a reason why that I’m not quite ready to reveal yet, but … Continue reading MUSINGS JANUARY 19TH, 2014 ~ JUST CHILLIN’
Looks like Windows Live Writer works just find. Hats off to Mr. Bill Gates. Well the first day of the New Year is coming too a close. Feel free to go back to your work duties. I on the other hand am on vacation! I’ve spent the whole day tweaking my site and Satin. And … Continue reading It’s 2014 ~ I’ve Got Some Old Stories That Need A New Attitude!
OK, I’m trying out the Windows Live Service that’s comes with Windows 8 to see how well it works when I want to make a blog post. In fact I’m finding many interesting software choices that I haven’t tried yet. Since my chores are done for the night and I’ll be going to bed soon, … Continue reading Musings 12/29/13 ~ Queries and Changes