Abandoning the Cult of Medium

With the turn of the calendar over to the new year I, as I stated before, decided to reevaluate some things I was doing online.…

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Feeling Old, Feeling Young, Feeling…Something

Less than a week ago I turned 43. It didn’t phase me. 42 was a learning year. I joked a year ago that I was…

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One Slightly Related GIF For Every Book I Read in 2017

Star Wars: Catalyst - James Luceno Hand To Mouth - Linda Tirado Age of Empathy - Frans de Waal The New Jim Crow - Michelle…

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Sharing My Editorial Calendar Template

After I wrote a while ago about how I used an editorial calendar to manage my personal publishing schedule I had a few requests to…

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What I Learned In 2017

There’s been... a lot...that’s happened in 2017. Even more so than 2016, when I was let go from my last full-time job and began what…

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When Will Tech Feel the Pain?

I keep wondering when the current movement of powerful men being held accountable for their terrible behavior will hit Silicon Valley. It's only beginning to…

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Last Week on Cinematic Slant – 11/6/17

Last Flag Flying – Marketing Recap: Everything about the campaign wants you to feel Larry’s conviction, determination and stubbornness deeply, mostly be experiencing them through…

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Last Week on Cinematic Slant

Novitiate - Marketing Recap: I like a lot of things about the campaign. This could easily have been sold as a youngs-vs-olds story, but that’s…

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Last Week on Cinematic Slant

Celebrate Department Store Day With These Five Shopping-Heavy Movies: To celebrate National Department Store Day, let’s look at the trailers for five movies that are…

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Can’t Talk. Writing.

The management apologizes for any inconvenience but the store is closed today so it can focus on novel writing. We will be open for operation…

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