Self-sabotage: Fear of Failure?

Like many, I’m a fan of reality television, be it the Real Housewives franchise or anything on WE TV, and one thing I’ve noticed is that no matter the level of sheer fame, many seem to be killing their chances of success by engaging in self-sabotage. So grab your cup of Lavender Tea and let’s reflect. Take a moment…

One Fish, Two Fish – Two Ancient Mermaid Myths

Hi! Thank you for dropping in to Myth Perceptions where I’m sharing various myths and legends I’ve discovered while researching for my fantasy writing, and for you!For the next few months, I’ll be exploring various myths about Mermaids. Last month, I talked a little about Hans Christian Anderson’s The Littlest Mermaid. While I was digging…

WARNING: It’s dire out there.

There have been some big headlines recently. Let’s take a spin around the cyber dial: Supreme Court decisions (United States v. Windsor): In light of my recent post about Loving Day, it is preposterous that we are still debating the right of two consenting, non-blood related, adults to marry. This decision, allowing same sex couples…

An Author’s Guide to the Metaverse

Created with Admarket’s flickrSLiDR. What is the Metaverse?The metaverse, for our purposes, is a loosely connected set of simulated worlds created by Opensim users and connected by a hypergrid which will allow you to move between regions built by different creators. The images in my slideshow above are all from a series of simulations I…

Books, Movies. Movies, Books: "Hi Ho, Silver. AWAYYYYYYY!"

Do you know where the Lone Ranger takes his garbage? To da dump, to da dump, to da dump, dump, dump… BWAHAHAHAHA! I love this gig – writing about movies and the books they’re based on. Of course, The Lone Ranger is playing in theaters this week, so yours truly was at the movies on…