Last week when I shared a “What I Listen to When Writing” post featuring Warm Shadow, by Fink, Eric Spannerman commented on Facebook that he has been listening to Pink. Her song, “Glitter in the Air,” is one of my favorites and I have been listening to it […]
Warm Shadow, by Fink, is one of those songs that helps to inspire creativity. Right now, as I have just completed the launch party for my first Darkside Codex novel, The Caelimane Operation, I find myself deeply involved in writing the sequel, tentatively entitled The Fae Accord. Music helps […]
I first heard Alabama Shakes on Austin City Limits–a music show on P.B.S. Their music is a mixture of blues and soul. Brittany Howard’s voice is simply amazing. I hope that the music inspires you to write. Cheers! Chris
This is an acoustic version of Gin Wigmore’s “Man Like That.” I hope that you all enjoy and that the music inspires you to write! Cheers!
Originally this blog post was going to be titled “spooky trees,” but I was inspired by squee1313 to work with my picture of a bridge and my “sketch” app. When I went walking there it didn’t seem very scary. Now in retrospect . . . Another spooky […]
I decided to have lunch outside today at my favorite nearby park. I packed some chicken salad, grabbed my camera, and headed out. I hope that you enjoy the photographs and that they inspire you to write! The fall season is one of my favorites because of […]
I hope that you all enjoy and that the pictures inspire you to write! Chris
I spent the week working on the first round of copy editing for my novel, The Caelimane Operation. It is now back in the hands of my editor, Damien, at Musa. I cannot wait for January and publication! I though I would share some more photographs with […]
I have been on a picture-taking spree recently. In the area where I live (the Midwestern United States) the cold weather and freezing temperatures make it difficult to go exploring to find new and unusual sites. So I am trying to do a little local sight-seeing while […]
While exploring a near-by city I came across this ruined old water tower that had been preserved for posterity. The picture is now in my computer background rotation. Images like this lead to story inspirations for me. I hope that this inspires a story for you as well!