Monthly Archive: August 2012

What was I saying again?

Distraction, and procrastination are the bane of any writer.  And with social media being the de rigueur lately, it’s easy to find that you’re not only distracted but behind after a few days.  Or your focus is fine, but you’ve got so much to do – which is especially true...

Why so mean?

When did cynicism become fashionable? We’ve become remarkably uncivil as a society. The bullies have taken over the schoolyard. Some of it I blame on a generation that held up “Mean Girls” in much the same way that another generation lauded “Wall Street” and the “greed is good” mentality. We’ve...

You are not a special sunflower – sorry.

Ok, before I put my foot in it – I want to say – this is not aimed at the average indie, or the average blogger.  To those I say ‘you’re brilliant’.  Those that know it’s a marathon, not a sprint, behave professionally and are easy to work with –...