We bottled on Sunday. The final gravity is 1.008, which should yield an ABV of 6.5%. Assuming we didn’t catch any critters during the bottling process, this should be a very nice, lightly hopped Bavarian wheat with noticeable honey notes. I’m calling it Blood Moon. Speaking of blood moons, we seem to have survived this … Continue reading Blood Moon Beer
Why indeed? Well, let’s unpack this loaded question. First thing’s first… Hubris Overweening hubris. It’s what leads you to honestly believe that you can evaluate your work as well as – or better than – the gatekeepers in the traditional publishing industry. To think that you can select art and design a cover that will make people … Continue reading Yo, Dude, Why’d You Self-Publish?
I started a batch of homebrew yesterday for the first time since April – and the infection. There’s a whole post to be made on that batch, but nobody needs that right now. The scars are still too tender. The early signs do not augur well, but I am yet hopeful. My mixed grain from earlier … Continue reading First Homebrew Since the Fiasco