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TWO BOOKS. TWO BEGINNINGS.

TWO BOOKS. TWO BEGINNINGS.

I can think of a dozen books, easily, that have been a big part of my life, from beautiful literature to guilty pleasures. Barbara Kingsolver’sRead More

Writing in a Vacuum

Writing in a Vacuum

It’s late 2015 and I released my second novel, Ballyvaughan, several months ago. I’m well on my way to finishing my third novel and itRead More

Bleeping bleep

I watched an interview with the late Ian Fleming, creator of James Bond, on one of the remastered Blu-Ray discs from the new box set.Read More

Writer or Author

I’ve been writing off and on since college. Mostly off, but it has always been something I enjoyed getting back to. Now I’m 44 andRead More

Steinbeck on Writing

I found this article written by John Steinbeck in 1963: Dear Writer: Although it must be a thousand years ago that I sat in aRead More

Sitting on Cannery Row

In 1998 I lived in Northern California, right in the belly of Silicon Valley. I worked at a typical start up, based in an oldRead More