My Son Makes a Buddy Cop Film


Way back in June of 2015 my son decided to make a buddy cop film with some friends.  He spent 6 months filming and editing and now he finally managed to put it up on YouTube.  His story is convoluted, the acting is probably (and sometimes intentionally) the worst, and I make a cameo as … Continue reading

YouTube Site Launch!


I’ve written on this blog about what I’m going to do to help promote myself a bit more.  Now that Ryan and I have moved on from the podcast to other things, I decided to get hopping on a YouTube channel where I’ll offer funny videos (mostly with my kids who are my life), audio … Continue reading

Teacher Hat: How the Oklahoma Government Lies to Teachers


On April 30th, 2015 Michael Dean, a fellow teacher, and I went to the capital to talk to our representatives about state testing, budget cuts, and the many horrors that our anti-public education legislature has levied upon our schools. We spoke specifically to our District 27 representative Josh Cockroft (Republican, of course…it’s Oklahoma) about eliminating … Continue reading

New Podcast Up: Star Wars – The Bluray


On this episode we get our grubby mitts on the Force Awakens bluray and talk about its lack of special features. We also discuss other television writing of merit and what we can learn from these tv writers. Find the episode here.

Frank Herbert’s Dune: Writing Lesson 3


I finished reading Dune by Frank Herbert, and as a first time reader of the series (Yeah.  I know.  Where’ve you been?) I was amazed by the deep philosophical nature of the book.  More than that, though, as I have been posting on this blog, old Frank Herbert has many tips to teach us about the … Continue reading