Birthday Gift For You!

Hey everyone! 🎉 Exciting news to kick off my birthday weekend celebration! 🎂 To spread some joy as well, I’m gifting you all a FREE Kindle version of my bestselling book, “A Warrior’s Heart: The Awakening.“ Mark your calendars! The Kindle version will be available from Feb 15 to Feb 19, 2024 – that’s five […]

Introducing Nathaniel Theos

I would like to introduce you to Nathaniel Theos my pseudonymous and alter ego. Since I am stepping into uncharted territories in my writing, Nathaniel Theos will allow me to explore diverse genres with a fresh perspective and creativity. While my literary journey is deeply rooted in the exploration of spirituality, Nathaniel Theos ventures into […]

Writer’s Crossroads: Seeking Your Guidance on the Next Chapter

Allow me to share a unique conundrum that’s been occupying my creative space—I find myself at a crossroads with two nearly completed books, each awaiting the final touch of around 20,000 words to reach completion. The decision that stands before me is both exciting and challenging: should I proceed with the NaNoWriMo novel, diligently crafted […]

So Excited

I am excited to share some incredible news with you all! I did something I never thought I could pull off—I completed the NaNoWriMo challenge! Yup, you heard that right. This slow-as-molasses writer churned out a whopping 50,000 words in just one month. Can you believe it? Because I’m still pinching myself! For someone who […]

Exploring the Distinctive Layers of Fable, Parable, and Allegory: Unraveling Their Nuances

In the expansive storytelling landscape, certain narrative forms have enriched literature and learning by imparting timeless wisdom in unique ways. Among these, three distinctive genres—fable, parable, and allegory—stand out as vessels of profound teachings, each wielding its own characteristic style and purpose. The Essence of Fable: Fables, those age-old tales often graced by talking animals […]

Embracing the Creative Challenge: NaNoWriMo and the Heart-Based Approach

Today, I want to share my excitement and, I admit, a touch of trepidation about a fascinating challenge that’s on the horizon: National Novel Writing Month, or NaNoWriMo for short. Now, you might be wondering how someone like me, a “fly by the seat of my pants” writer who usually doesn’t plan much, is approaching […]

My Epic Quest for the Meaning of Life in Solitary Traffic

man holding the steering wheel while driving

Hey there, I’m Neil Thrussell, your average guy from Calgary with a penchant for pondering life’s big questions. And what better time to do that than when you’re stuck in the mother of all traffic jams on your way to Vancouver? Yes, you heard me right—traffic jam philosophy is now a thing, and I’m here […]

Book Titles

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I need your input to help author little ole’ me come up with the perfect title for my upcoming book. The story revolves around a gripping fictional military conflict between Canada and the US, sparked by a 10-year drought crisis in the United States, leading to a sudden invasion of Canada for its water resources. […]