Non-Fiction, Personal

Hello? Is this thing on??? WHAT YEAR IS IT?

Hi! It's been a while. Lemme see if I can catch you up really quick... Drew (previously known as the Fella) and I created a fantasy world called Warda and streamed some live tabletop roleplaying game sessions set in that world - this led to us creating an ongoing storytelling podcast that uses actual play… Continue reading Hello? Is this thing on??? WHAT YEAR IS IT?

Non-Fiction, Personal

Life Update: A Huge New Chapter!

Well, friends, it's been a while since I posted here, and I do apologize for that. If you're following me on any other social media platforms you'll know the gist of what's been going on, and if not, I hope this will catch you up on the deets. On November 4th, 2017, Drew and I… Continue reading Life Update: A Huge New Chapter!

Geek, Non-Fiction, Personal

Happy 20th Anniversary, Harry Potter!

I always wanted to be a Gryffindor, but the truth was always there under the surface, and it was much more simple. I love people too much, and I care about everyone's feelings. It's actually been Hufflepuff all the way.   I got the first three Harry Potter books the day that "The Prisoner of… Continue reading Happy 20th Anniversary, Harry Potter!

Book Stuff, Non-Fiction, Personal

NaNoWriMo – A Chance to Grow Stronger

Every November, writers and would-be novelists all over the globe commit themselves to writing 50,000 words in just 30 days. While that sounds like an unrealistic goal at first, a little bit of math reveals that it comes down to a goal of 1,667 words per day - which is much more manageable for some.… Continue reading NaNoWriMo – A Chance to Grow Stronger

Book Stuff, Personal

The Reader’s Best of Chicago 2016 – RUNNER UP!

  So the Chicago Reader has an annual issue where Chicagoans all over can vote (free!) on The Best of Chicago in categories like food, entertainment, sports, and more. It's an awesome way to bring attention to the awesome things about Chicago, as proclaimed by Windy City citizens themselves. Apparently, my novel On The Isle of Sound… Continue reading The Reader’s Best of Chicago 2016 – RUNNER UP!