Skyfall Movie Review: Not Just Another James Bond Film

I have a distinction to make: Skyfall is a brilliant, beautiful, and breathtaking movie–but it’s not a James Bond film. I mean that as a compliment too. Of course, Skyfall is nominally a Bond movie, with all of the recognizable characters showing up: James, Q, M, Moneypenny, and there’s the mincing, off-kilter, European villain we’ve come to … Continue reading

Excerpts from my Actual OkCupid Account (Humor)

Excerpts from my Actual OkCupid Account (Humor)

OkCupid is a free online dating site. Here’s excerpts from my actual account, made in part as research in social media for a cyberpunk short story I’m in the midst of writing. For more humorous stuff by me plus info on my fledgling writing career, follow me on Facebook.

My Favorite Short Story Collections

Readers of my book The Madness of Art: Short Stories express mild embarassment when they meet me. They then admit they haven’t yet read the whole book, but have been busy. I’m hoping this is the only reason for their embarassment. In reality, this embarassment is completely baseless. Short story collections, in most cases, are … Continue reading

Funny Flash Fiction: The Lust Generation

Right now I’m working on writing a new collection of stories where each contain some sort of strange premise or twist. The details right now are sketchy, as I’ve only completed four stories in early drafts, but I’m hoping to self-publish this collection sometime this year. Until then, I’d like to go ahead and share … Continue reading