Category: Productivity

Upon This Path Together

I want to stop a minute to say that this day (of having my first novel published) could not have been possible without the abiding support, care, and love of one person:  Her name is Kathryn.  Writing a book (as some of you know) demands a great…

The middle of the toad #3

I left my copy of 'Out of the Silent Planet' at home.  I have all the Narnia books in my work locker, along with 'Micah Clarke' by Arthur Conan Doyle. …

マキタの掃除機を突っ張り棒で壁に設置

自立せず、意外と置き場に困るマキタのコードレス掃除機です。 ちょうど洗濯機横に奥まったスペースがあったので、突っ張り棒を張って掃除機を設置できるようにしました。掃除機の右側にはバッテリー充電器もぶら下げていて収まりが良い感じです。…

The middle of the toad #2

I started reading and copying out ‘Out of the Silent planet’ by C.S. Lewis, allowing myself to get distracted, making comments as I go along etc... The title of this series of blogs is 'The middle of the toad'.…

The middle of the toad #1

I am going to start reading and copying out 'Out of the Silent planet' by C.S. Lewis. I am also going to allow myself to get distracted, making comments etc after each sentence. …

Thoughts On the eBook Journey

Mid-October, last year, I "finished" my novel.  I had final edited it—the entire book—and believed the work was in its final form.  So, at that time, I began looking for a literary agent.  Of course, before that, I had done some research into…