Sunday Six – 5/8/16 “Parker”

KEEP IN MIND: Sunday Six pullouts are by their nature spoilery. So if you don’t want to know, don’t read! And here we are, the LAST Sunday Six pullout from Parker! The draft is nearly in the bag at 44 chapters and 105,000~ words. I’m moving on to writing other...

Sunday Six – 4/24/16 “Parker”

KEEP IN MIND: Sunday Six pullouts are by their nature spoilery. So if you don’t want to know, don’t read! Ahhh! A scene from Part 2 of “Parker” where two very familiar (to my readers) Guardsmen stop by for a visit, and school Greg on some things:...

I’m Okay, You’re Okay, Wikipedia is Great

As an author and a librarian, I love Wikipedia, and I use it for research all the time. That surprises people a lot, who think that as both an author and a librarian, I should be “better than that.” I’m not better than that, though, because Wikipedia...

Sunday Six – 4/17/16, “Parker”

KEEP IN MIND: Sunday Six pullouts are by their nature spoilery. So if you don’t want to know, don’t read! More from Parker! I’m on the downhill run with this story; it’s already at 95k words, and will probably tip over 100k when finished. So, you’ll...

Lost Libraries

I don’t think anything brings pain to a librarian’s heart as much as losing a library. Collectively, we still raise our glasses in tearful memorial to the ancient world’s Library of Alexandria, but that is hardly the only “lost library”...