Archives for: January 2013

On the genesis of mad, complicated acts of fiction

I've been asked a few times now what my novel, The Last Iteration of Dexter Maxwell, is really about. Sure, there's the blurb on the back of the book and out on Amazon?and But as I explained on this blog a few weeks ago, blurbs are their own for… more »

Google Nexus 7: Three months of living the dream

So I'm three months into my non-iOS device lifestyle, and I'm here to tell you, I'm still living the dream. Oh wait, when a dream has a bunch of bad stuff in it, they call it a nightmare, don't they? Let's start with my first Nexus 7: I came to discove… more »

Love is Where the Minecraft Is

I had an interesting experiment play out over the holidays. This was caused by the fact that I took some time off from work, but didn't go anywhere, and my kids had time off, and didn't go anywhere. And it got cold out-- real cold. So, me being the magn… more »