Joe Beernink

Remember when I said you might have to wait for a while to hear my big announcement? Well, a while turned out to be less than 24 hours. Are you ready?...

So I didn’t blog much in 2014…just 9 entries by my count. Nine. I used to do that in two weeks. So I don’t blame you if you’ve given up hope...

Today, I was scheduled to be on a panel at the Pacific Northwest Writers Association Conference, but alas, I’ve been fighting a stomach bug of some sorts for the last three...

Just a reminder that I’ll be at the 2013 PNWA Conference starting Thursday of this week. Unfortunately, I won’t be there until Thursday evening as I have to work at my...

If you’re thinking about attending the 2013 Pacific Northwest Writers Association Conference (July 25th-28th, SeaTac Hilton, Seatac, WA), but haven’t made up your mind yet, I hope this helps you decide...

When I graduated from university in 1994, the Canadian economy was in the tank. And because of that (and only because of that, I’m sure), my visions of employers hunting me...

Back in 1996, I started writing a novella based on the song, 38 Years Old (Never Kissed a Girl) by the Canadian band, The Tragically Hip. I worked on it, off...

Today, I am proud (and a little nervous) to announce that I have joined the ranks of the “small business owners”, with the launch of Devscape Consulting, LLC. Devscape Consulting will...

Got this picture from fellow author CC Humphreys today. It’s the new cover for the US Edition of his excellent novel, A Place Called Armageddon. I reviewed the UK Edition last...

A quick status update on my health. It’s hard to believe that so much has happened in the past week. My condition is improving. I was discharged from the hospital on...

First, I want to say thank you to all those who have offered support over the last few days. It has meant so much to know that my wife has had...

Last week, I had a rather inconvenient lower gatsro-intenstinal virus. It wan’t the worst I\ve ever had. It was pretty much gone in 3 days, and then turned into a headcold....