If you’re a creative person, then you know what I’m about to say is true. Creativity is empowering and theraputic. How do you feel when you act upon your creative impulses? Feels good, right? Get that good energy going through you, feeling like you’re accomplishing something. Even better, the good energy you feel is beneficial to your health. Do I have a study to prove … Continue reading Shocking Truth About Creativity
Think you’re a good writer? Think you can tell a good story? Well, then why don’t you enter your story into The Meat Grinder and put it to the test! How does it work? You enter a story by submitting to Jessecdedman@gmail.com where it will wait for contestants. Don’t worry about word count, flash fiction, short stories, and poems are welcomed and they would compete … Continue reading The Meat Grinder Writing Contest
Where do you write? Where do you sit down to focus on your craft? An office space in your house? The attic? The backyard shed? For me, it’s usually in the house at the computer desk. But every now and then I can be that “stereotype” and write at a coffee house. Hey, maybe a local brew for that extra sense of special. But in … Continue reading Where do you write?
Creative writing courses are everywhere and within the midst are good ones, and then there are the con artists. regardless, my thoughts are that paying someone or an organization thousands of dollars to learn how to write and how to tell a story seems overkill. There are so many other ways to learn how to write, and a lot of them don’t cost anymore than … Continue reading Is Spending Money On Creative Writing Courses a Waste?
Deadman’s Tome podcast has been on Real Vision Radio for a while now, and people are tuning in. That warms my heart a bit, it does. Knowing that people are actually listening to the interviews, rants, conversations, and debates bolsters our drive and determination. I say our, because I know my co host would absolutely agree, and I hope he would be cool with giving … Continue reading Real Vision Radio Open Mic
Tonight at 10PM CST, Mr. Deadman will talk about the incoming wave of language police and what it could mean for the free expression. Mr. Deadman will also partake in a drunk reading of Edgar Allan Poe’s Black Cat! Mr. Deadman will take a shot for each patron of Deadman’s Tome. Become a patron by following this link https://www.patreon.com/deadmanstome Continue reading Language Police and Drunk Reading!
Let’s take the top story for every month and vote on the Best of 2016! You might notice that the number of stories doesn’t equal the number of months, and that’s because some were repeaters. I will not disclose which ones, but if you really want to know you can listen to the breakdown of the top horror stories on Deadman’s Tome here: The … Continue reading Best Story of 2016!