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Not All Those Who Wander Are Lost

Lost Woods by RicardoEstrada. licensed through DeviantArt under Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike 3.0 License

(With acknowledgments to J.R.R. Tolkien and Alistair Cockburn) This is not an original idea with me. It was inspired by Alistair Cockburn’s “Three Levels of Listening” (Agile Software Development: The Cooperative Game), which introduced the idea in the… Read More

Nobody Knows Anything

Nobody knows anything… Not one person in the entire motion picture field knows for a certainty what’s going to work. Every time out it’s a guess and, if you’re lucky, an educated one. William Goldman, Adventures in the Screen… Read More

Isn’t It a Tough Life?

Larry sleeping on the DVD shelves.

Submissions Open August 30 for Mirror, Mirror

Copied from… MIRROR, MIRROR: Modern Myths Executive Editor: Kevin J. Anderson When you’re alone with your reflection, are you prepared for what you see? A prince in disguise? A monster revealed? An alien race? Mirrors can be… Read More

Two great things that don’t go together…

Cats love boxes. Cats love to chase laser pointers. But they refused to chase the dot into the box.

Cat test

Testing cat pics from my phone…

Cat test

Testing my ability to post cat pics from my phone. This is Larry… …and this is Jerry.

Larry and Jerry

These are my boys, Larry and Jerry. They’re named for two of my writing mentors, Larry Niven and the late Jerry Pournelle. They keep my life interesting. Now they can keep my blog interesting.

Something new is coming soon!

Taking advantage of some necessary site maintenance, I’m redesigning my web site. Watch for more soon!