Category: General

A Weird Al Father’s Day

A Weird Al Father’s Day Last weekend I spent Father’s Day with my children. Nothing unusual about that. The weirdness came from going to Kettering, Ohio that night to see Weird Al Yankovic in concert: I hate to admit that I wasn’t looking forward to the concert. Spending about five hours in the car for…
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Welcome to Nightvale!

Welcome to Nightvale!   Earlier this week I had the pleasure of visiting the auspicious town Nightvale by way of Cincinnati. The wildly popular podcast is currently touring its live show “The Investigators”. Watching Cecil Baldwin was truly a treat. The man is a consummate acting professional. All the performers in this production were excellent…
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Visions of The Avengers

Visions of The Avengers I’m anxious to see Avengers: Age of Ultron, in a good way, and a bad way.  The Avengers was my favorite comic book growing up. It’s one of the first books I ever bought with my own money and started collecting.  I was thrilled with Joss Whedon’s take on my Avengers…
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Thought for the Day

Thought for the Day Thanks to Authors Publish Magazine I have to say I’ve found this to be true.  The more I write, the more I want to write.

Writing Mastery with David Farland

For Christmas 2014 I enrolled in David Farland’s Writing Mastery class.  The class is online, with ten assignments designed to be accomplished at your own pace.  One of the greatest benefits is the online meeting with David Farland.  Dave holds live video chat conferences, usually three to four times per week, depending upon his schedule. …
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A Brave New Blog

A Brave New Blog by Jay S. Willis I aim to misbehave, er, I mean write.  Thus, the birth of a Blog. I’ve been writing for as long as I can remember, though the form has changed over the years.  From handwritten, stapled-together books in Elementary school, letters to friends out of the country as…
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