2) I am on the cusp of announcing another regular writing gig. As soon as everything is official I will reveal all! I'm very excited about it.
3) I am working on a new short story inspired by another writer's dream. If it turns out as well as it has started, I am going to make sure that it is OK with that writer that I try to get it published. I am enjoying the writing of it, and I like what is unfolding.
4) And here's an amusing discussion about a new movie trope: the Post-Apocalyptic iPod!