Upcoming Next Week

| August 26, 2014

I will be talking at the Coventry branch of the Heights Libraries in Cleveland Heights this coming Wednesday September 3rd from 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.  I’ll be talking about writing, setting fantasies in Cleveland, and reading from my latest book, Dragon•Princess.  All are welcome, though the library is asking people to register at the […]

The Light and the Dark

| August 16, 2014

Some disconnected but related ideas that are circling around my head. Robin Williams died. He was a great comic. But I’ve always really, really liked him as a dramatic actor. He will always be known for his manic energy and the improvisation, but when he was given the chance to act, he could give you […]

Top 10 Reasons Guardians of the Galaxy deserves to be this generation’s Star Wars

| August 6, 2014

You probably know this by now. Guardians of the Galaxy is a good movie. A very good movie. It’s good enough that almost all the critique I’ve seen of it amounts to someone saying “Well this part of it wasn’t quite as fantastic as I hoped it would be so I’ll pick on it so […]