• September 17, 2014 - Kurt

    On Mortality

    We lost someone at work today. I don’t have all the details and by no means was he old so it’s hit everyone pretty hard. The mood is somber at best and crushingly depressed at worst. He was the kind of guy who always had a smile on his face and brightened a room with […]

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  • August 26, 2014 - Gobelinus

    The Triumphant Return of Daddy Busybody

    Chew on that one for a while. The truth of the matter is, since we last spoke, I’ve taken two week-long trips, taken one computer night class (and tested for the accompanying certification successfully), painted my deck…twice, run kids to sundry sports, AND held a three day mini-convention at my house. Don’t ask about the […]

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  • May 12, 2014 - Kurt

    Rambling on Monday

    I’m just sitting here, reflecting a bit on the teachers who were a great influence in my life. My love of reading came from my father but my love for writing came from my teachers. Without them, I would still just be a consumer, hanging on the words of others, relying on the imagination of […]

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  • April 30, 2014 - Kurt

    Dead Reckoning

    So, I’m probably not going to make it. I set goal at 25k words in thirty days and I’m at 16k right now with under twelve hours to go. Am I disappointed? Yes, but not disillusioned. I cut the typical NaNoWriMo goal in half and figured I could pull it off. Then life happened. Cold […]

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  • April 21, 2014 - Kurt

    Dig In

    Six thousand words. Say it with me, six thousand words. That’s how far behind I am. I’m sure you’re asking “then why the hell is he writing a blog post?” Because I need to. I need to breathe a little and vent a little all at the same time. I walked into NaNoWriMo in November […]

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