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Where is the Inland Empire?

I recently completed a book about the rich cultural landscape of the Inland Empire. That…

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Part-time writing humor for your part time reading pleasure

Part-Timer Paradox The #part-timer qualifier finds it’s way into most of my job titles. Sometimes…

Why can’t they all be Gary Gnu?

I’ve removed the political feeds from my inbox and replaced them with poetry from places…

What We Could Be

This week, journalist and photographer David Bacon sledgehammers a hole in the wall, revealing the…

Motivation Schmotivation

I teach motivation as part of my coursework in my Intro to College course, and…

Down the Advertising Rabbit Hole

Do we need email? facebook? amazon? Couldn’t we just pay robots to read all our books?

Drafting readers for your draft

With some time before my first traditionally published book, 100 Things to do in Riverside…

“FUR” Play Project, See the Last Night, Free

NOW Facebook. Of all my thoughts on the subject, arts promotion and community engagement never…

WHEN I MOVED Poetry and Prose Series

This was a fun experience and I highly recommend publishing this way. Whether you are…

What is Your Sophomore Year?

A year of change should be followed by a year of normalizing…and more change! What does that look and feel like? What’s the good of seeing a change all the way through?