Here you’ll find information about me and links to my books, as well as articles about writing craft and process. My blog consists of book reviews; various musings on this and that; too many pictures of my dog Murphy; a lot of revolting self-promotion due to my marketing of my books; and even a recipe or two. In a series called “The Reluctant Self-Publisher,” I recount my (mis) adventures in self-publishing. I also write about people and places that have meant a lot to me. It’s a grab bag, but I hope you can find some posts that interest, entertain, or even help you with your own writing. On the right sidebar of the blog is a menu of authors and my eclectic topics.
From the many years I taught creative writing, I’ve compiled a lot of what I learned from other writers in articles and some of my blog posts. If you’re looking for information and advice about the art and craft of writing, I hope you’ll browse through the CRAFT/PROCESS link on the right hand menu of the blog. There is also a link for “ARTICLES” under “Categories” on the Blog menu. There’s a lot here, so I thought I’d help you out by recommending a few pieces: