You Know When It’s Not Right

Sorry, if you think this is an empowerment piece about leaving bad relationships, it's not. It's kind of the opposite. Though it does seem to be profitable to write about such things these days. No, this is just about my relationship with art and a particular piece. So one thing I like to do, which... Continue Reading →

Signed Books Available at Sundance

Just to let you know, the local bookstore on California Ave still has a couple of signed books available for sale. I'm not sure how much longer they'll be available there, but if you need some new Fall reading material check them out. My modern lit novel, Potential is available as is my science fiction... Continue Reading →

Dragons of Orion: Chapter 5

Here is the fifth chapter of my new fantasy novel, Dragons of Orion. You will discover with Tom that leadership doesn't always fall on the head you think it should. CHAPTER FIVE LAST IN FLIGHT For a week, all anyone could talk about was Four’s victory over Borf. Tom himself was still unclear what had... Continue Reading →

Dragons of Orion: Chapters 3 and 4

Tom's dragon gets a name and we learn a little more about both of them as they prepare for the great tournament, in this preview of my fantasy novel, the Dragons of Orion. CHAPTER THREE FOUR There was silence from the other kids when Tom and his dragon emerged from the cave. Tom let the... Continue Reading →

Dragons of Orion: Chapter Two

The continued preview of my latest work, a fantasy novel about a most unique dragon and a boy with a lot to prove. CHAPTER TWO THE CHOOSING Nan Sasha glanced at Tom when he made it to the top of the steps and indicated the boy should stand at the end of the line of... Continue Reading →

Dragons of Orion: Chapter One

Here begins the story of Tom Brace an unlikely dragon rider with a lot to live up to. CHAPTER ONE OVERSLEPT “Tom! Get up! You’re going to miss it!”  Tom’s eyes snapped open. He realized it was Bert, his brother banging on his bedroom door and not a voice in his dream. He rolled over... Continue Reading →

New Readings Coming Up This Month!

I'll be doing three readings this month including a preview of my latest effort, a fantasy story. I'll have more on that later. For the time being, just wanted to let you know it's in the works. The plan is to do about a two minute reading of The Last Disruptor this week, followed by... Continue Reading →

What the heck is a thorpin?

A thorpin is one of the Great Guardians of the Archipelago of Orion. Making their home in the waters off the shores of the farthest southern islands in the chain of islands in the Great Ocean, thorpins have five developmental stages. Thorpins are born in the ocean, near the shores of the Thorpin Islands. At... Continue Reading →

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