Stashes of Stuff
I’ve been writing ten years. Initially as an earnest hobbyist, now a multiple award-winning novelist, with my own little library of creation (see photo above, with my look of shock and awe) I’m living an encore career to its fullest.
The author of an upcoming book shares secrets and frets about writing for him and in general. Read and heed the insights and lessons he learned and is earnest to share.
One of the best, and most blatantly direct writers of the 21st century, James Baldwin interpreted this line to mean that if we fail to solve the issue of racial inequality, we (or God) will bring a destructive fire upon our civilization. The current swarms of fires up-down the west coast suggest the time is now.
I've written about envy several times in the past. I selected one I wrote four years ago because it showcases some phrases from Aussie slang that I cherish. https://www.pjcolando.com/2016/02/ While some say the love of money is the source of all evil, in my earthly...
Insecure Welcome to the Insecure Writers Support Blog Purpose: To share and encourage. Writers can express doubts and concerns without fear of appearing foolish or weak. Those who have been through the fire can offer assistance and guidance. It’s a safe haven for...
How to achieve the best cover illustration for your next novel via Damonza and 99designs, two web-based illustration firms which have earned many awards, and have been used by PJC –
ALL proceeds from the sale of this book will be donated to Second Harvest, a food bank in Irvine, my home town, which is networked with other food banks across our troubled nation. During crises, all of us find a way to survive. That’s what humans are programmed to...
Examples of how Zoom, a social tool of COVID-culture, has connected us to the world in educational, information, and interactive ways. The fabric of society salvaged by technology. Praise!
The sad-but-true tale of tripled traffic on a southern California freeway, with a lost reward at the end… Oh, recompense!
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