Precipice

There comes a point in any endeavor where you bump up against the upper limits of your abilities. It’s the last math class that’s easy, the last stack of weights that doesn’t crush you, the last time you can do that thing easily. There’s still room for improvement, of course, […]

Thank Christ that’s done

Two years ago, I was sitting in the bar of a hotel in Waikiki, just noodling away on the keyboard while I drank overpriced pineapple juice. What started as a “Hey, this could be a fun little idea for a story” turned into a full-blown, come-hell-or-high-water goal: I was going […]