I walked into the house and out of the cold Minnesota evening with my friend, and immediately knew the scene I was looking at People were seated around a table with pieces of notebook paper containing words like “Clan” and “Generation” scrawled on them in various states of bad handwriting. That old, familiar dark green … Continue reading I’m Not A Vampire, But I’ve Played One For Half My Life
As October draws to a close, I figured it would be as good a time as any to put out a general update on the world of your humble Wordslinger. Right off the bat, I wanted to say that I am 100% finished putting together my collection of writings “A Patchwork Body”. This tome contains … Continue reading October 2018 Update
The very first post I put up on this blog promised an ever-shifting topic base, and to reach into stranger corners of my existence. To have the chaotic bent that most blogs try not to have. I would say that an extended period of dead air, followed by an explanation of my personal occult views and … Continue reading What The F**k Is A “Gutter Mage”? (A public definition of a private practice)
As I write this, I also happen to be watching the final season of SyFy’s “12 Monkeys”, and I am sad to see it is ending after four seasons. In my eyes, it has risen through the ranks of time travel fiction and become a kind of index of time travel weirdness. If you would … Continue reading It’s About Time
I know what the title of this sounds like, but let me assure you that I don’t consider myself any kind authority or expert on writing. I don’t believe there is a hidden secret to being a great writer, and I really don’t believe anyone who says there is, and they just happen to outline … Continue reading Wordslinger 101
Whether you’re a regular person whose had their life turned upside down, or the brain of a race car driver in a robot body, sometimes things get weird...