August 30, 2012

Why I’d Like to Write a Comic Book

“There are people. There are stories. The people think they shape the stories, but the reverse if often closer to the truth. Stories shape the world. […]
August 13, 2012

A Life of Writing and Drinking

Ernest Hemmingway was an alcoholic. F. Scott Fitzgerald was an alcoholic. Dorothy Parker was an alcoholic. Notice a trend here? According to research 71% of famous […]
July 1, 2012

Lost Books

What did J.D. Salinger leave behind in his safe when he died recently? Mere notes or scribbling or did he continue writing after 1965 and finish, […]
June 24, 2012

The Creative Influence of Cats

A cat sits in the last shaft of dying afternoon sun. It is the embodiment of bliss; warm tawny pointed ears, sleek, squinty eyes sliding their […]