Going Digital

The other day, I got an email from Amazon. They were going to be paying me my royalties for my book Laund-O-Mat at the End of The World and Other Fringe Favourites. It was published in 2014 and I was going to receive a whopping $17.95! Whoo hoo! To be honest, I didn’t think I…

Genius Project Update #10

Wow.  I am late getting my October update out.  Usually, the later my update the worse the current month is going; which means that November should have been pretty bad.  But it wasn’t.  I had started this update early in November and then got distracted.  So here is October’s update.  November will follow soon.  I…

Are You Ready to Turn Pro?

When I read The War of Art by Steven Pressfield, I felt like I was in a Bible Revival meeting. After each page, I wanted to yell, “Amen, brother!” I identified closely to Pressfield’s description of the creative process. I was anticipating a similar feeling when I read his follow up book Turning Pro. “Turning…

Do Books on Writing Work?

Earlier in the year, I was talking to a professional writer when they went on a rant about books on writing. “Writing can’t be taught from a book!” I nodded in agreement, but with a guilty heart. I had a few books on writing at home — I had even read a couple of them.…