When I left Canada at the end of February, the coronavirus was already on spreading across the world. When I first arrived in country you saw the signs at immigration warning people about where they have been. Since I left the warnings have increased, borders have closed, the flights in and out of entire continents …Continue reading "What to do in the wake of the Coronavirus Pandemic"
I have been travelling around for a couple years and have met a lot of people that have their own businesses online some doing affiliate marketing, others doing online stores and whatever and I don’t want to get a normal job. I am thinking about writing fiction and or doing a blog of some sort. …Continue reading "Should I blog??"
2019 and the second decade of the century are in the books, as we each look back it is also time to look forward. You don’t need a new year to reset or restart but there is something about being able to support people who are also on similar journeys. How do you plan to …Continue reading "Recover and Reset for 2020"
Here I am in London, on the last day of this phase of my journey. I have a flight tomorrow from Gatwick to Toronto. The last time I was in Toronto was 6 and a half years ago. It’s been ages, I will not stay there but when I left Toronto last time I …Continue reading "Thoughts on my pause on the travel to reset for the next Adventure"
I remember hearing about choose your own adventure books that were for kids where you would go from on page to another depending on the choices you decided to take in the narrative. It sounds really cool but in the traditional model of books it’s clunky and doesn’t create a great reading experience for the …Continue reading "The Problems with Interactice Storytelling as the Writer"
I remember when I first made the decision to leave Canada, I thought it would be a year or two of wandering. I thought I would travel and head back but instead I kept going and have had the privilege of meeting amazing people, making places like Thailand and New Zealand homes at different points …Continue reading "Near the end or at least a pause of the path"
At the end of 2013 I was in a odd place, not sure of where to go or how to get there so I started a long process of creating a world I wanted to tell stories in. I have been crafting that sci-fi universe for years now but have yet to take the jump …Continue reading "Worldbuilding is the Easy Part (writing the story is the hard one)"
I love story in all its forms be it a novel, tv show and or movie but I always gravitiated towards games especially role-playing games because they had the illusion of choice embedded in their gameplay and story. I remember playing old school Bioware games like Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic which had …Continue reading "Is there a market for a form of Interactive Storytelling in Written Fiction? #ihavenoclue"
I’ve been building a universe for years, much too long without any visible progress. It’s all in a folder just waiting for me to figure out how to tell the story. The thing is I can’t keep on wasting my time. I’ve started writing stories dozens of times and i end up getting stopped dead …Continue reading "The Unseen Path in the Story"
There are moments of humility when you go outside your version of normal. It’s when you see past the noise and feel what binds us together rather than just what separates us from each other. No matter how the cultures and situations we are born into differ the fundamental aspects we seek are the same. …Continue reading "To find a release from fear so I can start to live"