Category Archives: Diary

Hello and Welcome to the New HG!

Hello Dear Readers.  Personal post ahead! Thanks so much for still sticking around with me.  It’s been a doozy of a time, a real top-notch shitshow for me personally.  The past 2 years have been awful.  But things are great … Continue reading

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Right On Track!

The thing about being rejected NOW, with an agent, is that it feels like nothing at all. At this point we’re looking for the publisher that wants the book, that thinks the book will be the right fit for their brand. … Continue reading

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I’ve always had this philosophy

Just a video on what’s important.

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Writing Styles: A Kind of Method Writing

I had a very interesting day on Thursday. I’ve been getting caught up on the climax of my novel.  Imagining the future is *hard*.  Writing about it in a way that makes sense, not only within the context of the … Continue reading

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Adventures in Anemia

I suddenly understand the Boiling Frog Story.  The way you’ll sit in water as it heats to boiling, because you don’t notice and the change isn’t sudden enough… So over the past few years I’ve been getting more and more … Continue reading

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My Journey to Becoming an Entomophage

I’m going to just go ahead and post this.  There’s a huge negative bias towards eating insects in our western culture, but the reality is that they are nutritious, packed with protein, and, as I recently discovered, *delicious*.  Over 80% … Continue reading

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Procrastination can be productive too!

I’m all over the place lately.  Working on a short story again after tinkering with my books. Today I brought out the half-finished game I made recently.  I’m pretty excited about it, and actually want to take a shot at … Continue reading

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Warning: Ceasing Production of Short Stories Will Result in Vivid Nightmares

I haven’t had this many vivid dreams for quite some time. I’m wondering if it isn’t a byproduct of ceasing to write short stories, after a year of fervent crafting. When I finished my first book, I found that I … Continue reading

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Day to Day

I started keeping a day log, just writing down what I did and what happened to me each day. It’s interesting; I seem to forget what happens if I don’t write it down. This way, it helps sort things out, … Continue reading

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A Strange Sort of Mourning

I’ve only recently become aware of a strange sort of mourning. When you find out someone you admire is dead, and you realize they won’t make anything new, and you won’t ever get to meet them, it’s an interesting, melancholic, deep sadness … Continue reading

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