Make Mine Bold

A writer's journey through life, creation, publishing, and more

This writer is happy to be back in the game. Sometimes you have to step back and just figure crap out. A lot has been happening here at the studio. So I have lots to share and some that I cannot. But, I am working furiously and even picked up a little something new to …

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I have been firmly planted in the writing hot seat this week. I’ve been toiling away with final edits, proofs, and yes, even publication. Can you hear the gasp going on behind the screen here? Seriously though, I realized that I haven’t released any new fiction in years. For an author who wants to build …

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Sometimes the day job gets to me and makes it hard to get into creative mode. I’ve had a stressful week at the office. It has been one of those weeks where it felt like all I could do was go to work and come home to rest. So that’s what I did. I added …

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As a child I grew up with big family Christmases. The kind that includes cousins and other extended family all being under the same roof. There was a ton of southern food on two tables where we ate in shifts. In the living room of my grandparents’ home was a modest Christmas tree but, the …

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What’s the John Lennon Quote? Yep, that would be the one. Living creatively is as much about stopping and experiencing life as it is about creating things that will enhance it for yourself and possibly others. It is impossible to create constantly. If we do we deplete the well of experience and inspiration that we …

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I usually don’t post controversial political things relevant to current events. I’m not a very publicly political person. I don’t enjoy the debate or the hate that it seems to initiate. There are all sorts of opinions and I really do think that the beauty of true freedom is that you can have them and …

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