I’ve mentioned several times how much I enjoy my involvement in the Philadelphia Writers’ Conference simply because of the incredibly talented and generous people I get to meet. On occasion, … Continue reading KnippKnopp Interviews Fran Wilde
Interviews with writers, agents, editors, writers’ advice, general whining about how hard this stuff can be.
Happy to return to the Push to Publish conference after a 3 year absence. If you’ve never heard of Push to Publish and you’re a Philadelphia-area writer, remind me to … Continue reading Five Favorite Things From the 2018 Push to Publish Conference
My good friend (and brother in geekitude) David Siegel Bernstein put his huge brain to work and brought us Blockbuster Science: The Real Science in Science Fiction. I caught David at lunch a few weeks ago, and locked him up in a supply closet until he answered my questions. Here’s what he shared.
Source: Game of Thrones S07 E04: ‘The Spoils of War’
Lots of irons in the fire (which can explain why my clothes are so wrinkled)…but keeping going. Check out the stuff I’m doing at Biff Bam Pop if your curious … Continue reading Keeping Busy Over at Biff Bam Pop and the PWC
Head over to Biff Bam Pop to check out my thoughts on Episode 7 of True Detective!
So….interesting story, I’m not exactly ignoring you. It’s just that I have all these excuses, that I’ve already used here and here and here…so they don’t really bear repeating. Let’s … Continue reading What Else is Going On?
Hey folks, I’m in my usual pre-Philadelphia Writers’ Conference “ignore everything else” phase, but I haven’t been entirely mute. The good folks at Biff Bam Pop have once again given … Continue reading What’s Going on?
On January 30, 2010 I wrote this: “KnippKnopp is going to become my Weight Watchers for writing, my Gold’s Gym for building up the creative muscle. Idealistic? Absolutely, but maybe, … Continue reading KnippKnopp is Five!
Television The Walking Dead resumes on February 8th and I’m hoping the series picks up after a muddled, confusing mid-season finale in which (spoilers ahead) Beth essentially commits suicide-by-cop, the … Continue reading What to Expect When You’re Expecting (Stuff in 2015)
I just spent the weekend in the woods with eight women on a writers retreat at the Weisel Youth Hostel in Nockamixon State Park. And while that sounds like the start … Continue reading Retreat Rewrites
Today we’re going to talk about constipation And emus…little, purple ones….that wear monocles and speak with a British accent, plus Mark Zuckerberg’s personal quest to keep me from realizing … Continue reading Can I Borrow Your Couch for a Bit?