Daily Prompt – VIP

The Daily Prompt had a good one today and I couldn’t pass up posting about it: Who’s the most important person in your life — and how would your day-to-day existence be different without them? Even if I received guarantees that my life wouldn’t be forfeit if I named anyone but my wife, I still couldn’t think of anyone else …

Weekly Recap – March 8th, 2013

I accomplished a good bout of writing this week, both on and off the blog. This writing-every-day thing has been amazing for my productivity. Who knew? Well, a lot of people. But, hey, I actually listened and followed through this time. I seem to have gotten it through my thick skull that if I’m ever going to publish something, it …

Catching My Breath

Yesterday, I took some time to breathe. It was the first day in awhile that I’d had the majority of time to just do what I want. That meant lots of writing and a trip to a local park. The day was beautiful and well spent, I think. -Phillip

Another Day Older and Deeper in Debt

Hello strangers, I apologize for my lack of followup on the Techniques of the Selling Writer series and anything else you may care to hear me talk about. I owe you all a completion of that series, so I wanted to let you know the check is in the mail. After my flu recovery, I dove straight into killing myself through …

New Year's Hairpin

Since I lack anything of depth to say at the moment, I figured I’d take some time to tell you what I’ve been up to the past week. Sick I visited the folks for Christmas and Santa made sure I didn’t leave without a sinus infection. Of course this is really nothing compared to what my wife’s been going through …

Who Am I?

So I did something I’ve been meaning to do for awhile. I finally dropped the ‘beatbox32’ moniker from the blog/Gravatar and put up my real name. I can’t even tell you where beatbox32 came from. It’s a username I’ve had for about 20 years (back when I was using dial-up BBS and text-based Internet (let’s hear it for Lynx!)). Wow, …