I turned 40 last week. A milestone birthday, to be sure. Some would let themselves fall into depression at the thought, and in years gone by I would have joined them. But this birthday was so very different. Not only in the events, but in my attitude.
I was up late watching Southland last night, and often my late night viewing influences my dreams. So some time in the early hours of the morning I had a dream where I was a detective, with a partner, following some crime the details of which elude me now. The important thing that I took […]
Had an absolutely fabulous afternoon/evening yesterday of food and conversation with several friends, most of whom have some involvement with writing in their lives. One is a professional, while the rest of us are part timers. It was good, however, to chat about the difference between the “art” and the “job” aspect, to discuss the […]
WARNING: In the interests of proper reporting, I am going to use a word as a pronoun that some may find offensive. There was a story in the paper the other day about how Peter Jackson (of Lord of the Rings fame) is producing a remake of that war classic The Dam Busters. However the […]