My daily commute

I know that some of you feel sorry for me, living in New Jersey, dealing constantly with the crowds, the big buildings and heavy traffic, and especially having to deal with the daily commute. It's true. It can be hell, some days, trying to get across the bridge. This morning, for example, the causeway was… Continue reading My daily commute

Roller Derby · Writing fiction

Exploding the occasional outhouse

Speaking to the Monmouth Writers on Saturday, our discussion moved for some time to the topic of story ideas and where they come from. There are some who will tell you that all of fiction can be boiled down to one of seven basic plots and they may, in fact, be right. But it is… Continue reading Exploding the occasional outhouse