Category Archives: Writing

Sometimes I write things like stories or poetry. Occasionally I’ll even post about it.

Turning ideas into great blog posts

Do you ever find yourself starting a blog post and have no idea of what to write? You have a topic you want to write about, but you just can’t get the words out. I’m going to share with you a useful workflow for going from concept to a great blog post in six steps. […]


50,000 words, no waiting

I am a glutton for punishment. As my co-workers and I go into maximum overdrive for November, I am once again making an attempt at NaNoWriMo! My 2007 attempt, Trollfane, wasn’t completed (and didn’t even reach 10,000 words), in 2008 real life interfered in bad ways, and for 2009-2012 I just never got around to […]


I don’t know when to tell myself to stop.

With all the stuff going on right now (new job, ongoing projects, Toastmasters, etc.) I’ve decided that I’m going to give NaNoWriMo a shot again this year. I had tried this once before, back in 2007, but I didn’t even make it to ten thousand words (never mind the 50K goal that NaNoWriMo pushes). Well, […]