Making The Most

We live in an age of unparalleled comfort. Compared to our ancestors, life has never been easier. Sure, we have our own list of problems, everyone does. And its easy to lose perspective, because the things that happen to us always seem like they’re more important than anything that’s ever happened before. I came across … More Making The Most

No Ke Ano Ahiahi

“Imagination grows by exercise, and contrary to common belief, is more powerful in the mature than in the young.” W. Somerset Maugham Inspiration is a funny thing. It comes and goes, and if you wait for it, you probably won’t find it. It’s something that’s really always there, and if you’re in tune with your … More No Ke Ano Ahiahi

Old Men’s Words

So how about those midterms, eh? But seriously, I work in a news station so it’s pretty hard to avoid anything to do with politics. Which is ironic, considering how I feel about politics and the news in general. When I started working at my first TV station, I hadn’t read a news article in … More Old Men’s Words

the walking drum

since I last posted, some incredible things have happened. The Amazon “Breakthrough Novel Award” officially began February 16th at midnight, and at 12:01 I had my manuscript submitted. It’s been polished and edited more times than I ever thought it would be, but I know each successive edit is only improving my work. After having … More the walking drum

Measuring the Wind

Well, it finally happened. Last week actually, but it’s taken some time to get used to the idea. I’m still getting  used to it. After months of running about and applying for positions around town with my hat in my hand, I finally landed a job as a writer at a TV station. It’s not … More Measuring the Wind