Long Live the Legion!

This is not like my typical posts on this blog, but I wished to share my views anyway. DC Comics have announced they will soon be cancelling the series due to poor sales. Paul Levitz – a writing legend on the series, and Keith Giffen – art legend on same – couldn’t save the title….Continue Reading “Long Live the Legion!”

More on Mind Maps

One of the benefits that I’ve found to this process: as you brainstorm a story, ideas don’t come to you in linear fashion. As they do, you just go to that idea node, open it, add the idea then collapse it and move on to the next one. The results may surprise you. Due to…Continue Reading “More on Mind Maps”

The characters that I will use in my novel (I won’t name them directly here so no other writer can take them yet) I originally created over 20 years ago. I was a contributing member to   a private APA in the mid 1990s. APA is the term for an Amateur Press Association; essentially it’s…Continue Reading “My Character Origin”

Article on Gawker I write articles  for the newsletter at work. I don’t get paid any extra for it,  You could say that I’m writing for free. Is this bad? I don’t think so. This month I’ll be launching my first Kindle novels through Indiegogo (trust me, you’ll hear about it here among other sources),…Continue Reading “When People Write for Free, Who Pays?”