WARNING: This post is going to be extraordinarily long, so I’m going to do us all a favor and not beat around the bush. NaNoWriMo is over. I won. Again. #14. (Winning just means that I wrote 50,000 or more words in the month of November.) If you want to stop reading now, you have… Continue reading IT HAS ENDED


Welcome to the blog for author Darren Blake. That’s me. In the weeks / months / years (if I live that long) to follow, this will be the place where I post thoughts, loves, hates, and other things personal or hobbyist that are on my mind at a given moment. This is where I will… Continue reading AN INTRODUCTION


“So… I just did a thing.” And with these words, posted to my personal Facebook page, I have embarked on a new adventure. Come along with me, won’t you?