There are twists in the road that you see coming and those that you don’t. I saw this one coming. This is my last full day in Reno as I’ll be heading back to Massachusetts for new but unknown adventures come morning. About a decade ago I decided to go back to college. I started […]
The Disintegration of Dragons, Part One: A Death in Vastervik (2014) – Written by Mark Bousquet – Cover by Rick Johnson – A Pro Se Press Release. Purchase: Kindle and Smashwords (Available formats: epub, mobi, pdf, rtf, lrf, pdb, txt). I’m thrilled to announce that the first release in my new Pro Se Signature Series, […]
Fuck you, or screw you? In my first published novel, DREAMER’S SYNDROME, I used a copious amount of swear words, and then when I put out a Special Edition, I removed almost all of them. Why did I do this? It is not because I had suddenly become a prude in the intervening years. In […]
Hot August Nights at the Grand Sierra Resort (Reno, NV) – August 2, 2014 Here’s a couple of gorgeous classic Fords from this year’s Hot August Nights celebration. I think the 1930 Model A was my favorite car of the entire show.
I’ve been lax about getting my pictures from the Hot August Nights care show at the Grand Sierra Resort here in Reno back at the start of July. I took just two pictures of Corvettes. The gorgeous 1962 Vette up above and the very cool ’72 Vette below. Green is an unusual color for a […]
Iowa Cubs vs. Reno Aces – Aces Ballpark (Reno, Nevada) – August 21, 2014 – Final Score: Aces 7, Cubs 2. Thanks to a friend springing for seats (and food), I had front row tickets, right behind the catcher, for Thursday night’s Aces’ game against the Iowa Cubs. The seats were amazing, and it was […]
The Great Reno Blackout of 2014: A Remembrance of Survival (August 10, 2014) The important thing to remember is that Darwin and I made it through this ordeal. I cannot speak to the ultimate fate of others mentioned in this story, or indeed for the totality of the 4,461 people afflicted in the Great Reno […]
A long time ago, in a writing universe not all that far away, I created five characters. This is the story of who they were and who they are going to be. I’m horrible with dates and I’m notoriously bad at converting old files into new formats, but once upon a time, there was a […]