December 14, 2023

If you’re a writer, you know about Save The Cat, a technique for crafting plots for novels and screenplays. Here’s a glimpse at an inside secret for everyone else. Jim and I were novices when we sat down to write Uncommon Scents, a funny novel that you should read out loud to your children except…

November 29, 2023

AI technology is in a strange place.I tried using AI for a simple task this week. I wasn’t expecting to deal with hallucinations.Let me give you some background.ChatGPT got one of the most successful product launches of all time when it became publicly available a year ago. It crystallized the hopes and fears of millions…

November 9, 2023

NOVEMBER 7, 2023 What is Arrgle? Arrgle is a giant tech company. Thirty years from now, it’s the largest company in the world. Jim Rowson and Bruce Berls have written some novels about people’s adventures with Arrgle technology. In Uncommon Scents, an engineer comes up with a plan to leak details of a shadowy secret…