Believable Worlds, Plots, and A Quick Listen

The kids and I went to see Taken yesterday. While I have to say it was a quite enjoyable, fast-paced romp, these types of high-action flicks always get me thinking about world building and plotting. Especially in the paranormal genres I like to write in, the books and manuals always say to be careful to …

Revise and Rewrite

I’ve been working on my current WIP for a long time. For me, and my usual style, it’s a V-E-R-Y long time, but the reason for that is two fold. I’ve reimagined this project twice since the beginning. Not really in concept, but in form. It started as a short novella and has grown in …

Ohio (Come Back To Texas) Including this video to the song which I’m going to write about next. Bowling for Soup is the ultimate in FUN music. And there right… “there’s noting wrong with Ohio, EXCEPT…”

Take A Hand – Rick Springfield Okay… I found this while perusing Youtube in search for Video for my featured artist coverage over at BC Magazine. (So Okay, when I couldn’t find any Brad Shepik stuff I could use, I started looking for new RS stuff.) Proof it doesn’t all begin (nor end for that …

Bowling For Soup – Belgium w/ pop medley Okay – so yeah, I’ve been in a HUGE Bowling for Soup mood lately. They’re so much FUN! And I think this song is just incredible (forgive the sound of the live clip) but this is even better for the pop medley in the middle.

Rick Springfield – Honeymoon in Beirut This is a test to see if I have everything configured right and Youtube and WordPress like each other now. I’ve always loved this song. When the Rock Of Life album cane out I was going through a difficult time, and this song just spoke to me and helped …