David and Cristi Visioncon 2013

Visioncon 2013

Visioncon 2013 was …wow! So, I was looking for conventions in the Midwest with the intent of doing roughly one a month, and was fortunate enough to come across Visioncon. I didn’t know how many people would be there, so…

You Never Know Unless You Try

Many see New Years as a reset button. The start of every year is an excuse to shed the past and start anew. This belief is so prevalent that people make resolutions committing themselves to their goals. Losing weight, writing…

ConX Angst Cookies

Cookies don’t give me Angst!

ConX was a fun convention. It was a reminder that attending conventions isn’t just about book sales. I had the pleasure of meeting several people who review books – and recently got an awesome review by [@CapeRust]() on geek-life –…

Chainmail Pop Tab Bracelets

Change Is Tough

As much as I loved writing Angst, my reasons for writing book two have changed. My original drive to, “climb a mountain because it’s there,” has passed and I find myself easily distracted by side projects. I need to make…

David and Allie at ConQuesT

A Successful ConQuesT

The highlight of my weekend was seeing old friends Jeff Miracola and his lovely and talented wife Silvia Acevedo.  Jeff’s work with Magic: The Gathering, World of Warcraft, and his children’s book Monster Isle is both highly acclaimed and well known. Everything Silvia has accomplished is equally impressive,…