Mention

Some dogs naturally learn slow. RCF didn’t fully understand how Twitter worked. He happily informed me he was following lots of people. He looked forward to his first tweet ‘that would resound like the shot heard round the world’.  I hated to burst his bubble, but when I pointed out that shot was only heard…

Tweet

Somebody told RCF the other day, “You need to Tweet. That’s the way it works now.” So without consulting me, he went to, as I later found out, tweeter.com and set up an account. I was down at the local when a friend of ours e-mailed to tell me he saw RCF online. “Great I…

(Gonzo) Marketing – Don’t Do This

Don’t do it the RCF way. He managed to get on the TSA watch list for leaving copies of his books in the waiting area of departing international flights. His excuse is typical of his logic, “somewhere in the bowels of the airport garbage OR in some exotic port of call, my books have found…

Why me?

RCF and I were talking on the way to someplace as we often do. He had a trying day at work and he was bellyaching about his Outcast buddies prodding him to blog. “I’m too busy trying to make a living. There’s barely enough time to write, much less all this other stuff writers are expected…

C. V.

Well, here I am. Standing in for my friend, RCF, up left there in the About Us section. So you might wonder, who am I and why is it me and not him. Let’s get the ball rolling.