Writing Business

Winning the Zebulon 2018 Writing Contest!

The Zebulon Pikes Peak Writers Fiction Writing Contest Congratulations to the 2018 winners of the Zebulon Fiction Writing Contest! Hosted by Pikes Peak Writers, the Zebulon gives fiction writers at all levels the chance to get their work in front of professional agents and editors. The contest simulates the real process of acquiring an agent, […]

Life Lessons Tarot-Astrology Warrior Training

Moods May Swing, yet a Warrior Remains Steady

Jupiter is moving into conjunction with my Sun. I’d been feeling the powerful force of Jupiter’s cosmic gamma ray energy shining upon me, giving me an extra boost of confidence and adding a more gregarious expansiveness and extroversion to my personality, which I don’t normally have. I tend to be introspective and introverted, which is […]

Creativity Manifestation The Artist's Way

The Artist’s Way, Week 2: Goals Set & Met

WEEK 2: GOALS SET & MET 1) Led the hour-long conference call for The Artist’s Way. 2) In The Artist’s Way, read “Week Two: Recovering a Sense of Identity.” 3) Watched all 7 videos for Week 2. 4) Wrote my morning pages every day. 5) Did my Artist’s Date – hiking, camping, and journaling at […]

Creativity Manifestation

What did I accomplish in the past 10 years? 2006 to 2016:

published The Power of Manifestation (2006) published The Bohemian Life in 2007 designed and taught The Power of Manifestation workshop (first time at Fox Street House) started teaching at CFU in October 2006 met David Steele in October 2006 wrote and published The Manifestation Workbook read all of Carlos Castaneda’s books in 2007 spent a […]

Uncategorized

What Constitutes Good Writing

In terms of eventually placing your work, now that you’ve been provided with some information about marketing at least some short fiction, what is your reaction to the assigned Pat Walsh chapters in relationship to submitting stories and books to market, to Ellen Datlow’s Q&A responses, and Sara Olson’s essay, including what Sara said about […]

Science Fiction or Fact?

A “Science Fiction” Future

I’ve watched an interesting number of events unfold prior to my post here. The strangest was receiving an email from my mom this morning that felt very synchronistic because I haven’t discussed with her the topics I’m playing around with here. Neurotechnology, Elon Musk and the goal of human enhancement Here’s a quote from the article, […]

Spirituality

Are We Living in a Simulation?

In my latest novel, the entire human species is living in a virtual reality. As it turns out, I think we already do. Check out these You Tube videos of Neil DeGrasse Tyson interviewing physicist James Gates.  Here’s another: 3 Reasons Why We Are Living in a Simulation Buckminster Fuller said that “Reality is inexhaustible.” […]