Pay up

Hey, hey! It's International Freelancers Day*! I wish this meant that people everywhere showered freelancers with high-paying, meaningful work, but I find myself observing this day by launching yet another attempt to get paid by a fellow small-business owner who...

Today’s Published Piece

I've written a lot about the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (see below). Here's the latest for Architect magazine: Show us the money. And while we're on the subject of recoveries, here's another Architect piece I penned on what's happening in Detroit. And it's...

Oscar Monday!

Happy post-Oscar Monday. I wasn't much of an Oscars fan till I moved to Hollywood and met so many people who worked behind the camera. It was cool last night to see Sandra Bullock give a cinematography award and then win for Blind Side, a film I wrote about for the...

On tap this week

It's the second week of November already? My lord, where has the year gone? We're in need of sources this week: For a short piece on the auction of the Silverdome for Architect magazine: I need to speak with a local economic development expert about the property, and...