Category: Life Update

  • Ending 2022

    Do different things. The simplest New Year’s resolution I could come up with for as long as I could remember. Last year was a life changer. Up until the holidays, it felt like it was the day after the move. Some insidious Groundhog Day in my subconscious. Visceral. A constant tick on my neck. It […]

  • Screw Cabin Fever

    Hello, all. So uh… it’s been a while, hasn’t it? I will say this: living in a desert-only community than a coastal/desert community is a big difference. One I had to adjust to very slowly. Since I last spoke, the heat became bearable, but I became an A/C hermit for the rest of the summer. […]

  • Where I Stand

    The first real post of the new year. So hi. Been a long couple of months. To bring up to speed, five chapters of Ghost Factor are out in the wild since last Sunday. If you haven’t yet, go a read them here. And if you did read them, please leave a comment on Royal […]

  • On Hiatus (for the weekend)

    Hello, all. I hope the first two chapters on Ghost Factor are to your liking. Man, hearing the comments is what I needed after a decade of writer’s block. This weekend there won’t be a new chapter for Ghost Factor. I’m on hiatus for a weekend vacation to Seattle. No laptop, ebooks to read, and […]