Staying Alive

Staying Alive

It’s no secret how earlier this year my editor and mentor, David Farland, died in a terrible accident. Though he was in his sixties, he was healthy, and could have easily lived for several more decades had fate been kinder to him. And while he had authored...
Something’s Changing

Something’s Changing

I don’t know what. And I don’t know whether it will be good or bad. But there’s a definite atmospheric shift going on. Perhaps it’s just me, or perhaps other people are feeling it, too. Because that happens, sometimes. Sometimes, when big...
Are You Getting Enough Sleep?

Are You Getting Enough Sleep?

No, I’m not going to sell you a new mattress. I’m just curious. So…are you? Because if you’re not, then your writing will suffer. Just your writing, because there are literally no other ill effects associated with lack of sleep. Of course, some...