Author Archives: mickoneverything

About mickoneverything

Father of three, mad kitchen scientist and grillmaster. Loves NY sports, good fiction, terrible but entertaining fiction, freedom, personal responsibility.

Is this thing on?

I have neglected this space for quite a while, for a variety of reasons. Lately I have been more engaged on social media, though, and a friend convinced me to stop putting off getting back to my writing. This is … Continue reading

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The Dead Cannot Speak For Themselves (A Challenge)

  Writing prompt provided by yours truly in a discussion. I like it. Excellent imagery. Source: The Dead Cannot Speak For Themselves (A Challenge)

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The People In Favor

So Tom Knighton had a solid post about diversity in fiction, which led to some good discussion about same. I shared some background on what will be my first novel, and after a little back and forth decided to share some … Continue reading

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The Greatest Games I Have Ever Played: Diablo III

I don’t have insider information. I am not a world record holder. I have, though, played more games on more systems than almost anyone I’ve ever met. The games I write about here are The Greatest Games I Have Ever Played. … Continue reading

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Scalzi And Who’s A Jerk

Originally posted on The Arts Mechanical:
I hate to call ANYBODY a liar.  I  would like to believe that they may be mistaken. Or not have a knowledge about the facts.  Or willfully blind.  Outright lying?  Not usually. That especially goes…

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Final 2015 Hugos Perspective

If you’re reading this and have no idea what everything is about, click some links. I’m done providing ancient background here. I waited a few days for this, to see everyone’s reactions. I did report on the events for my … Continue reading

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Poetry? Yup, Poetry.

I haven’t really written much poetry since roughly 2004, when a legal pad with about 5 pages of an epic poem detailing a damned man’s lone stand against an army of hell got thrown away by the clean up crew … Continue reading

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