Here are some fun and possibly even useful articles I’ve written about writing and other stuff. I’ll be adding to this list on an ongoing basis, so check back frequently for more.
About ten years ago I did a series of blog posts about character archetypes, based on types presented in the book The Complete Writer’s Guide to Heroes and Heroines. If you’re interested in finding a copy of this book, here’s the Amazon link. This series turned out to be one of the most popular things I’ve done […]
The Stealth Geek FAQ
The Stealth Geek FAQ — New, Improved Version 2.0 This is something I put together back in 1995 as part of an alt.tv.x-files newsgroup discussion. I got a lot of feedback on it from all over the world, and my plan was to keep adding to it and updating. But life went on, and I […]
You Are Your Own Boss (and Your Own Employee): Treating Your Writing Like a Business
There are plenty of articles about treating your writing like a business by keeping business-like expense records and tracking deadlines and submissions. But how do you manage the performance of your business’s personnel — namely you, the writer? Thinking like a boss (and like an employee) can help keep you on track toward your goals, […]