What Is The Grass…

Newsletter 61 – April 26, 2024 Hi, Grass grows. Unfortunately. Mowing season started early for me this year (on February 28th, to be specific). In 2021 my first mowing was on May 8th, In 2022 on April 15th, and in 2023 it was on March 20th. It’s been getting earlier every year. Global warming? Yes, …

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This Year I…

Newsletter 055 – January 26, 2024 Hi, This year I will hopefully not run into as much external interference as I did last year. The “interruptions” I mentioned frequently last year did pull me off track and slowed down my progress, but I can’t afford to use those as excuses. I need to be more …

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My Interview on WLT’s Blog

Picture of Michael at a NaNoWriMo event

[Originally posted on my former blog, Michael Runs the Gamut] I was honored to be interviewed recently by the nice folks at Scribe, the Writers’ League of Texas’ blog, for their Meet the Members segment. It posted today. Here’s a copy of the interview. MEET THE MEMBERS Posted by Writers’ League Staff, March 17, 2014 …

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A Writing Space of My Own

Picture of Michael at a NaNoWriMo event

After Minay and I got married in August 1982 — yes, it’s been nearly thirty-two years, and she hasn’t killed me yet — I made sure I had an area to write in. Sometimes it was makeshift, like the corner in the second bedroom of our first apartment (which also served as our exercise room …

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