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May 2018  5 posts

Putting it off for too long  ·  Coffee shop & brewery meetups (Rise to the Rahz)  ·  The world changes with a single word  ·  If my mother gets Alzheimer’s  ·  Umbrellas & Other Objects

April 2018  13 posts

Authors exploring new territory or staying within the same lane?  ·  just looked up definitions for grimdark  ·  I just realized I could  ·  grim dark and noble bright  ·  paying creative dues  ·  Who is gonna talk about it, if we don’t?  ·  Preparing to release Rise to the Rahz  ·  Limits & Quotas on Language  ·  Discovery through depth  ·  Is there a better way to write?  ·  Working backwards from award winning books  ·  Love stories  ·  I attended Minicon 53 yesterday

March 2018  1 post

Day to Day, goals and pathways for 2018

October 2017  45 posts

After my first season head coaching the reserve soccer team at Saint Olaf, I’m back to my regular routine.  ·  Have you ever thought about Purpose?  ·  Why People Joined the Beta Reading Team  ·  what would it mean to be a hunter-gather writer?  ·  Welcome to Erik’s Story Voyage!  ·  waking and walking and writing  ·  to mark a moment  ·  Threads of Peace - a short story (action/fantasy/realism)  ·  Thoughts from halfway point of A Fire Upon the Deep  ·  The Revision Process  ·  The limits of close-to-third-person narration  ·  The inciting incident in the middle growth  ·  thank you, JRR  ·  Summary of Sound of Stone Beta Reading Feedback (and Initial Direction for next steps)  ·  Submissions!  ·  Storm in the Atmosphere  ·  stories about chatbots (i’ll be writing someee)  ·  Reading my novel as a reader  ·  reactions and review of Ted Chiang’s Arrival  ·  Re-triple the efforts  ·  Professor Yodah (short; sci-fi; Advanced Calc School)  ·  Moving Forward, Retracing Steps  ·  Mobile novelist  ·  Loving It  ·  Let’s get it on  ·  reading the story grid by Shawn Coyne  ·  i set out to write about getting out of a trap  ·  How I Make the Most of My Memory  ·  Frequently Asked Questions  ·  First Try at Commaful  ·  Excited to Write  ·  Example of an average work-day  ·  everything is gravy  ·  Dear Vernor Vinge (A Fire Upon the Deep)  ·  Hey Sam.  ·  Dear Sam Harris  ·  Dear China Mieville  ·  Consuming a variety of stories  ·  Beta Reading Summary and Update  ·  Back into the novel writing  ·  assisted heaven or 1,000 years?  ·  An Elon Musk approach to writing  ·  Always writing, finding the story  ·  Ai to help discover how stories work  ·  everything is gravy

September 2017  1 post

Back into the novel writing

June 2017  1 post

Reading my novel as a reader

May 2017  2 posts

i set out to write about getting out of a trap  ·  The limits of close-to-third-person narration

March 2017  2 posts

what would it mean to be a hunter-gather writer?  ·  thank you, JRR

February 2017  8 posts

Ai to help discover how stories work  ·  An Elon Musk approach to writing  ·  to mark a moment  ·  assisted heaven or 1,000 years?  ·  waking and walking and writing  ·  Mobile novelist  ·  Re-triple the efforts  ·  stories about chatbots (i’ll be writing someee)

January 2017  4 posts

The inciting incident in the middle growth Dear Vernor Vinge (A Fire Upon the Deep) reading the story grid by Shawn Coyne Consuming a variety of stories

December 2016  8 posts

Thoughts from halfway point of A Fire Upon the Deep The Revision Process Dear Sam Harris Hey Sam. Always writing, finding the story Dear China Mieville Frequently Asked Questions reactions and review of Ted Chiang’s Arrival

November 2016  6 posts

How I Make the Most of My Memory Submissions! Example of an average work-day Excited to Write Loving It First Try at Commaful

October 2016  9 posts

Summary of Sound of Stone Beta Reading Feedback (and Initial Direction for next steps) Moving Forward, Retracing Steps Why People Joined the Beta Reading Team Beta Reading Summary and Update Storm in the Atmosphere Professor Yodah (short; sci-fi; Advanced Calc School) Threads of Peace - a short story (action/fantasy/realism) Let’s get it on Welcome to Erik’s Story Voyage!