Sleep is the enemy

Gargamel’s socks! I sat down to write, my laptop comfortably nestled, well, on my lap and some tasty cherry cordials slowly digesting as I leaned back on the couch… And promptly fell asleep. Quite promptly. I awoke two, maybe three hours later, my hands on...

The act of writing

There’s just something about the actual act of writing that does something in the brain. It’s like synapses get fired up, gears are moved, and a fire is stoked. I am more tired right now than I have been in a long time. So tired I’m considering not...

Hitting my rhythm

Something about getting this site going has put me in a different gear as to my writing. I feel more deliberate about it, almost like it’s a little more real. Ah the power of the Internet and publicizing oneself. Actually, Dan Wells points out the power of...

Jared Garrett

Author of the Beat Series