Humor for the Day from Twitter (Warning: Foul Language)

Someone's children are having fun with Alexa. I just tried this with mine and it's hysterical. My kids are currently asking Alexa to fart. They’re cracking up. It’s so Fucking disgusting. You have to try it.— Jo (@JoJoFromJerz) November 19, 2020 https://platform.twitter.com/widgets.js

June 6, 2020: Trying to Find a Children’s Picture Book Publisher

As you may already know, I have written the manuscript for a children's picture book entitled Bobby the Brave Brown Pelican. This morning I have been trying to find a publisher for it. This is considerably harder than finding a short story publisher. I did submit my work to a few publishers a few weeks ago, … Continue reading June 6, 2020: Trying to Find a Children’s Picture Book Publisher

Update: Bobby the Brown Pelican, November 8, 2019

Tonight, I submitted my children's book, Bobby the Brown Pelican, to Austin Macauley Publishers. This is a big publishing company. Their website says to expect a response in three weeks, which will be November 29. Wish me luck. Bobby has previously been rejected by Shadow Mountain Publishing. However, it is uncommon to have a work accepted … Continue reading Update: Bobby the Brown Pelican, November 8, 2019

Update: April 29, 2019 11:00 p.m.

I just finished typing up the first draft of Bobby the Brown Pelican. Word count: 1,168. I don't even know if that's the right length for a children's (around 5-6) book, or if it's too long or too short. I will do a little research and read a few children's books.  I am somewhat familiar … Continue reading Update: April 29, 2019 11:00 p.m.

Horror or Not?

Take a look at this quick video called "Appearances Can Be Deceiving" from wimp.com and let me know if you this this might qualify as horror, given the final outcome.   The film is touching and does not set up a suspenseful, mysterious, or otherwise horror-like atmosphere, but there is a touch of the supernatural … Continue reading Horror or Not?