Writing

Aren’t You Going to Get a Real Job?

This is a question many fledgling writers face, and even perhaps some published ones. The average person simply cannot understand why we would pursue a career in an uncertain, ever-changing field.  And it is difficult, which is one aspect not many people fully appreciate.  Writing is hard.  It would be so much easier to pursue a… Continue reading Aren’t You Going to Get a Real Job?

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The Final Countdown (& The Fair Phantom)

Here we are in the home stretch.  My flight leaves from MSY airport at 8:50 Saturday morning, off to a brief layover in Vegas, then on to Oakland/Berkeley.  My emotions have been all over the place in the last 2 weeks, ranging from anxiety to excitement.  I'm currently on the excitement end of the spectrum;… Continue reading The Final Countdown (& The Fair Phantom)