Nebula Writer’s Conference

I will be at: 2019 Nebula Conference May 16th-May 19th, 2019 Los Angeles, CA  It's mostly a Science Fiction and Fantasy WRITER'S conference, specifically for But if you're interested in writing it can be decent and not very crowded like some cons.   Read More

Amazing Stories

I'm going to be on the cover of Amazing Stories! Not because I'm a great writer. Or a bad writer. But because I helped contribute to the relaunch of the magazine. This is me getting like...sucked out of a spaceship. Anyway, cool stuff. Read More

Talent vs. Skill

There is the age old-debate about what is better to possess, talent or skill. Loosely defined, talent is an aptitude you are born with or that naturally appears on its own. Skill is an ability you actively nurture and develop. Talent might be being 7 feet tall and wanting to play basketball. Where skill is learning to shoot a 3 pointer in basketball day after day over decades. Basketball is what I consider the most talent-heavy of occupations. Because someone... Read More