Category Archives: Personal Success

Bad Business

I have major changes to announce pertaining to the business side of my author life. Until further notice, all of my books, current, and any I will publish in the foreseeable future, will be free in e-book form, outside of Amazon. As my blog has often mentioned, Amazon will not allow an author to give away his …

Continue reading

Autism Awareness Week: The Proper League

I have never been ashamed of mentioning my place on the Autism Spectrum. I don’t usually have much to say about it, but not due to embarrassment. Only because I do not define myself based upon it. Yet it doesn’t make it less true; I am in fact on the Autism Spectrum. What has been …

Continue reading

“Re” Times 3

It’s a rainy final day of the year here where I live. (Maryland.) My one prospect for a New Year’s Eve gathering has become tentative. I’ve not been a regular presence on my own blog in months, and I’ve not laid out a grand plan for 2019. Actually, I have no official plan at all …

Continue reading

“A Curtain Falls”

A few days ago, I published the final post in my blog, Always Off Book. I had only posted on the blog three times this year, but it has been officially active for 13 years. Thirteen years. That’s a long time for me to do anything, not to mention a long time to keep anything …

Continue reading

Confessions of a Writer

I don’t usually post on a Friday, but it suits the situation in a sense. For a while, maybe a year, I haven’t felt a writer’s motivation. In fact, with some exceptions here and there along the way, I have been struggling with the purpose of continuing. Perhaps every creative type goes through it at …

Continue reading