Category Archives: musings

Auditions Announced

By | October 9, 2013

I’m looking for narrators to audition to read the audio version of my book STARS IN THE TEXAS SKY. Click here to go to Audible (ACX) to set up an account and read a sample.

Review: Kwame’s Passage

By | October 8, 2013

Kwame’s Passage by Jerry Yaw Sarkwah My rating: 4 of 5 stars I thoroughly enjoyed this story of the passage of Kwame from orphan to his life as an man and a member of a family. I learned a lot about growing up in Ghana, and I learned a lot about the man who wrote… Read More »

Seminar on how to publish and market your Indie book

By | October 4, 2013

http://freevalleypublishing.com/2013/10/03/author-workshop-with-stephen-j-matlock/ I’m hosting a seminar on how to publish and market your indie book, courtesy of Free Valley Publishing. Two hours of excitement, I assure you. I’ll tell you what I did to get my book to market, and how to use the tools that are out there to publicize your book. Sign up, if… Read More »

A Good Book on a Sad Time

By | September 20, 2013

The Nazi Seizure of Power. I generally don’t link to books, and I think predicting the future by using the past is stupid. And I most assuredly do not believe that opponents of the ACA are Nazis. That is stupid as well as incoherent. You can oppose the ACA and be a respectable American. The… Read More »

If Your Hair’s Too Long–AUDIO

By | September 20, 2013

So I said I’d make this available. So here it is: “If Your Hair’s Too Long, There’s Sin in Your Heart.” If you’ve never sat through an Evangelical church service, this is an affectionate parody. If Your Hair’s Too Long (audio file) I have the full album. It’s non-stop.

Pay Your Bills

By | September 19, 2013

The Republicans are again threatening to not authorize the increase in the debt ceiling. This is an accounting sleight-of-hand to disguise the fact that spending has already been authorized and the funds already spent at the direction of Congress which includes Republicans. This is what gets me. It’s like buying a car and then deciding… Read More »