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Here we go again!

Since I can’t get enough of travelling around all kinds of places and writing about it, too, here’s to another blog! This shall not only be about me going places though (as indicated by the title), so I will have some general blog posts sprinkled in – like this one! 210 more words


Deep thought and the number 42

“Far out in the uncharted backwaters of the unfashionable end of the western spiral arm of the Galaxy lies a small unregarded sun. Orbiting this at a distance of roughly ninety two million miles away is an utterly insignificant little blue green planet whose ape like descendants are so backward they still think digital watches are a pretty neat idea.” 573 more words


Books that define us teach us or send us on journeys. Here are some of mine

After reading a great post from K.M. Weiland about books she thought were the best she’d read for writers this year, I thought, well, what about some of the books I’ve read that have defined my life. 1,036 more words

Addicted To Writing

The Fish #24

“What’s the matter, Corny?” Nuts said.

“Oh. Just thinking about what’s going on elsewhere,” Cornelius said.

“Alright now, no need to be a paranoid android.” 765 more words


So Long, and Thanks for All the Books

On May 15th of this year—just four days after the fourteenth anniversary of Douglas Adams’ death—I turned forty nine. Just two months later I suffered a major cardiac incident similar to that which brought my hero low. 660 more words


29: The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy by Douglas Adams

This is one of those books that people have been quoting to me since I was a kid and I never got around to reading it until now. 470 more words


Running and Writing: Two Great Tastes that Taste Great Together!

It’s been a long time since I had a running post, and I wondered if I was done with them. After all, this is primarily a blog about the writing of novels and the tribulations of a writer of novels learning that he doesn’t actually know very much about the writing of novels. 880 more words