The Eclipse: Like, Wow.

There are two events that consistently disappointed me when I was in my 20s: Halloween and New Year's Eve. After a massive buildup between friends and community, the evening would invariably fizzle because Halloween is primarily for kids, and New Year's Eve is primarily for drinking alone and asking your…

It’s Write to Travel

Traveling makes you a better writer, and it also teaches you an array of skills you'll need. This morning, we depart for my wife's ancestral family land, a place called "Ill-uh-noy". Her tribe are a hardy people, tall, generally fair haired and prone to sacking and looting the coast of…

Find Your Tribe.

Your tribe is the people outside your family who become family. That's it. It can be simple to find them, or it can take years. For me, it took until I started writing as a serious pursuit, unlocking the years of memories about books, movies, comics, and art. All of…