The Zero Sum Gambit

Read the Choose Your Own Adventure story being written now!

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The Brian Reads Podcast

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Reinvigorating Horace Pickle

Today I sold the last copy of the 1st edition of The Horrible Plan of Horace Pickle. The publishing contract for the book with Fantastic Journeys Publishing has come to its conclusion, and I’ve decided to not renew it. What does this mean for the book? For a time, it may become unavailable online while

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Audio Book is Delayed

Sadly, I just received word that the audio book of The Horrible Plan of Horace Pickle won’t be release for about another two weeks. I’m not 100% what the mix up was with the date originally being set at the 23rd, but, so it goes. The important thing is that it is happening. It’s just

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Music Monday: “Morin khuur rehearsal”

Sometimes in life you come across things that are completely outside anything your own culture has to offer. Sometimes the experience is bad, but other times it’s very, very good. I hope this is one of those times for you. I first came across morin khuur, the mongolian horsehead fiddle, a few years ago. Since

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Music Monday: Symphony No. 5 – Hidden Citizens

If you’ve listened to my other Music Monday posts, you probably know already that I’m a fan of dubchestral music. Recently I stumbled across Hidden Citizen, whose album Revivals takes 5 classical Beethoven compositions and reworks them into short, but awesome, dubchestral masterpieces. All 5 can be heard on youTube, but if you enjoy them

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Ending the Hiatus

As you may have noticed, I haven’t been doing any updates aside from the occasionally social media posts. Life kind of foisted a hiatus on me while various tasks and jobs demanded attention from me. Winter is tough anyway, what with seasonal affective disorder giving me a good one-two. But the days are getting longer

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