Bigger, More, and Pwnage

If you’ve been following me as a writer, friend, or general human person, you almost certainly know that I don’t have a whole lot of patience. This is good and bad. With my kids, I need more patience. I’m working on that. With my writing career, I...

Getting In Gear

I’ve been slack in my posting here and the time has come for me to put some shape to my goals for 2013. The last 4 years have been filled with remarkable, nearly miraculous progress and growth for my family and me, and they have also been the years for which I...

Do You Have a Bucket List?

I’ve been acting for years as if I had a bucket list. I suppose this phrase came into the common lexicon after that rather middling movie I just didn’t care about, but I actually DO have a bucket list. I’ve had one since I was about 13, although I...

July’s Writing Plan

My friends, I finally got Servant of the King polished enough to send it to Covenant. They have confirmed receipt of it and I am pleased as punch. July has ambitious goals. Here they are, in no particular order (anybody remember where that phrase came from? I do and a...

Resolution Check-Up

The year is nearly 1/3 done. How am I doing on the goals I made for this year? Here they are: 1. Write and polish a short story, then submit it to Writers of the Future. I have not done this yet. I will be sure to get started on it by the end of May. 2. Finish my 4th...

Jared Garrett

Author of the Beat Series