This will be the page for quick links to the most popular entries on this blog.
Artist Choices: Why so many otherwise great artists leave the arts. I’ll give you a hint: It’s money.
Falling With Grace: What it means to be an artist. At least some of the time.
In Which We Bid Convergence Adieu And Explain Why: Why Michael walked away from the largest SF/F convention (and best opportunity to sell books and connect with readers) in the Minneapolis-St. Paul metro.
The Power of Story: How Michael nearly gave up as a writer and was stopped when two of his fictional characters appeared in the real world. No shit.