It's been a crazy summer! Weddings, milestone birthdays, family from out of town staying with my wife and I. Whew! I'm glad my schedule has finally cleared up enough that I can work on my tech series, and get back to writing my novels. I got about a quarter into novel three when my editor… Continue reading Novel Updates!
Since I'm doing a tech writing series, I thought I'd do something a little fun. I know a lot of people prefer htop to top, on Linux, and that's valid, but I feel like a lot of folks ignore, or are unaware of, the awesome power of a lot of the built in tools you… Continue reading Top Class
I'm back! Things are changing! Woo-hoo! In the past, I've really only written about writing on this blog. That is, aside from a few rants early on. Now, though, I'd like to do a series on something that I've recently become passionate about. Puppetlab's horrible documentation for Puppet. To preface this series, I should say… Continue reading New Puppet Series!
So I'm streaming my writing sessions on twitch now. I couldn't find a text editor that looked pretty enough, so I'm using Sonic Pi for now. That way, I can also make a little music for my sessions in addition to the visual bells and whistles. It's a pretty interesting experience, having folks watching me… Continue reading A new light
My first novel is in the hands of beta readers now. I edited it, handed it off to my editor, then fixed the millions of things she found. I learned so much from that process! Everything I'm doing now is so exciting. It's all so new to me. The first thing I learned is that… Continue reading Lessons Come
Hey, folks. I've been quiet for a long time, but I'm back. It's been a long, dry winter here in Albuquerque. It's finally starting to warm up and it's time for me to post another update on stuff. 2018! We made it! First things first, I got the first edit of my novel back from… Continue reading It’s Been a While
I've been lucky enough so far this month to be able to keep up with my goal of 2,000 words a day. I'll be hitting 36k tonight. In my opinion, the story's going great. It's still hard for me to believe I started this project with a single line in my head. Anyway, Chapter Eight… Continue reading More Progress!