This time it’s serious. I even bought a second monitor. I’m untethered (from my day job) and I know no bounds.Continue reading
The following book review is vulgar and not very literary.
Readers may peruse at their own risk. Don’t @ me.Continue reading
Ukulele is the perfect intro instrument for people who want to engage further with music but lack the experience or formal instruction. Concert ukuleles are cheap and offer an easy in if you want to get better acquainted with a song or music in general.
I also argue that it’s a great hobby for writers. When my writing is not going so well, I tend to pick up an instrument and hope it will all work itself out through thinky magic. Strangely enough, it seems to work.
Ukulele is the least hassle, its the easiest to clean, tune, and keep in working condition. To my elongated alien fingers, a concert ukulele has a well-proportioned fretboard — neither too roomy nor crowded. Additionally, it travels well and newcomers will find that the nylon strings are easier on the fingers than nickle-wound guitar or bass strings or fucking razorwire violin strings.Continue reading
I tend to acquire all types of books, but I’m a real sucker for a writing craft books. I have an overflowing shelf of writing advice just waiting to be read and analyzed.
In the past, I had restrictions on time and mostly skimmed or cherry picked information as I went. Now, that I’m going to have more time, I want to start going through these books to post reviews discussing what what useful about the book and how easy it was to adapt to my current writing process.Continue reading
At best I’ve been inconsistent.
Over the last four years I’ve clocked some words, published some poems, worked as a staff writer. I did things I never would have done and things I shouldn’t have done.
In the end, I ran ‘er into the ground, good buddies.Continue reading