Steinbeck on Writing

I found this article written by John Steinbeck in 1963: Dear Writer: Although it must be a thousand years ago that I sat in aRead More

Sitting on Cannery Row

In 1998 I lived in Northern California, right in the belly of Silicon Valley. I worked at a typical start up, based in an oldRead More

The first time is the hardest

This is the hardest post. Over the years I’ve started and ended several blogs. They begin with optimistic glory, thoughts running around my head thatRead More