October 23, 2011 in Dag

Welcome to the House of Fun

Welcome to Dag-Lit Central, AKA the House of Fun. In all of the locations to visit during the Trick or Treat for Ebooks, this is undoubtedly the least frightening, most utterly un-scary place on the whole hop. I guess you could say that I’m the little kid in the clown suit among all those witches

October 16, 2011 in Dag

The True Superheroes of the Writing World

A couple of months ago I did a post about supermodels. The gist of this was that it was utterly ridiculous for a group of people to be given the status of “super” merely for walking up and down wearing expensive clothes on their bodies and vacant looks on their faces. This got me thinking

October 9, 2011 in Dag

Of friends, memories, and old English teachers

Today was a pretty special day for my family. My dad just celebrated his 80th birthday.  It was quite a big deal. Just about all of his friends were there as well as a bunch of family. It was amazing to see all of these people in the one room. These were people I had

October 3, 2011 in Dag

There’s always next year

Last weekend was the Australian Football League Grand Final. It’s a bit like the Australian Football equivalent of the Superbowl or the F.A. Cup. But what made it especially exciting/nerve-wracking for me was that my team, Collingwood (the mighty Magpies) was playing – and going for back-to-back premierships. For those not in the know, Collingwood

September 25, 2011 in Dag

A brief spell in the clouds

I spent a brief spell high up in the atmosphere this week. No, I don’t mean that I was literally up in the sky. What happened was I had the most amazing run of sales for my ebook novella Doodling. For a while I was absolutely stunned, figuring the sales numbers Amazon was throwing at