My Ideal Work Day

Let’s do some dream vocalization, shall we? For your reading pleasure, my ideal work day. Please share your ideal work day in the comments! Wake up at 7AM. Write 1500 words. Lift weights etc. for an hour. Shower and breakfast. Write for another hour. Take a...

Why Writers Are the Best People in the World

I must open this blog post by pointing out that there is a nifty Agent Pitch Contest going on at http://yatopia.blogspot.com/2011/03/agent-pitch-contest.html and I think you ought to check it out. It might be too late, but give it a try. That actually leads into why I...

Now is the summer of my discontent?

I’ve been thinking all day about what I would post today and have tried to gather my thoughts into something cogent. Helix mules philosophical diatribes green grass watusi. Clearly I’ve failed. Allow me to give that another go. I went to the...

Where are my socks?

First things first: Find Chapter 28 of Servant of the King here. Then come back and read this…. (Look down! No, not at your shoes, silly. At this post. Yes, it’s long. But yes, it’s awesome.) I wonder if maybe I bit off more than I can chew. Of...

Jared Garrett

Author of the Beat Series