June 30, 2009

Here’s today’s progress on the alternate-history battlefield adventure about a widowed nurse from a Confederate hospital aboard a west-bound train pulled by a Union war engine — now with military intrigue, steampunk Texas rangers, undead political separatists, murderous plots, bushwhackers, bandits, sabotage, and epic scenes of mayhem: Project: Dreadnought New Words: 3967 (pretty good!) Present […]

June 29, 2009

Here’s today’s progress on the alternate-history battlefield adventure about a widowed nurse from a Confederate hospital aboard a west-bound train pulled by a Union war engine — now with military intrigue, steampunk Texas rangers, undead political separatists, murderous plots, bushwhackers, bandits, sabotage, and epic scenes of mayhem: Project: Dreadnought New Words: 3592 (not bad) Present […]

Things I learned today

If you and your friend have become separated in a crowded venue, and you see that she is standing on tip-toe, searching for you, and her name happens to be “Bear” … then it is inadvertently hilarious to wave and shout, “Bear!” because people will duck and cover, man. Also, it turns out that Seattle […]