A Tribute to Glenn Speed

Grampa Glenn couldn’t carry a tune. As I inherited my musical ability from him, I never really noticed this, and so I enjoyed listening to him lead the singing in church. According to a story told by my mom, Grampa and his father, Clyde Speed, were having a discussion about his singing when Gramp declared…

NaNoWriMo Recap

So… I wrote a novel last month. It’s just a first draft, but it’s the first project longer than an article or short story that I’ve finished a first draft for. I’m calling that a decent accomplishment. I’m officially ignoring my book until after New Year. Then I’ll start editing and re-writing like mad. For…