Welcome to my blog

I have only recently seriously taken to writing. Though I wrote and managed to have a couple of books published during my life, something clicked a few years ago and now, for better or worse, I sit at my table researching and writing about things that interest me.
My wife, Annie takes care of me. She keeps me eating too well and laughing often in our old farmhouse halfway up the Blue Ridge Mountains.
And this is my blog. Please explore, comment and enjoy.


 An Open Letter to Friend Who Happens to Be an Author Herbie,  your email scares me.  If someone of his literary status is worried about the sales of his new, yet to be published, book, it cements the notion of a change more drastic than we’ve considered.  I began thinking about this when my cousin new book was launched with full  [ Read More ]