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Tucson Festival of Books–March 2018

The 2018 Tucson Festival of Books has confirmed that my novel, Hardpan, has been nominated for participation in the Indie Author Pavilion on Sunday, March 11th from 12:15-2:15 pm. Here’s the link to the festival: http://tucsonfestivalofbooks.org/

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New children’s book underway!

What do these books have in common? They’re background reading for my new writing venture in children’s middle grade fiction. I am immersed in reading these wonderful books and taking an online course thru the Children’s Book Academy (CBA). All important … Continue reading

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My book reading event at Book Passage in SF set for Monday, May 8, 6-7 pm

My book reading event at Book Passage in the Ferry Building on the Embarcadero, San Francisco, has been rescheduled to Monday, May 8, 6-7 pm. I will be reading from my historical novel, Hardpan, and showing some fascinating photos from my … Continue reading

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Sentimental Journey

I just published “Sentimental Journey” on Medium! Click here.

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First stop on book tour: The Second Story in Laramie, Wyoming

Here are Parts 1 & 2 of my Wyoming book tour. This one-week trip in early August was both a sentimental journey to my childhood ranch in northwest Wyoming (the setting for my debut novel, Hardpan) and tour of indie … Continue reading

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Sentimental journey: Wyoming book tour August 8-12

I’ve been getting ready for weeks. Firmed up stops in Laramie, Cheyenne, Casper, Cody, & Jackson Hole. Towns that form a diagonal across the state from southeast to northwest Wyoming, through Yellowstone National Park to the Grand Tetons. Bookstores and … Continue reading

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Meet & Greet set at The Depot Bookstore, Mill Valley–August 20th

 

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Upcoming reading at Copperfield’s in Santa Rosa

Join me on Tuesday, July 19th for Hot Summer Nights at Copperfield’s Books in Santa Rosa. I’ll be reading from my novel, Hardpan. The event starts at 7 p.m. and features me and three other authors: Waights Taylor, Jr. (Touch … Continue reading

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First fan letter from reader

Nothing like receiving my first fan letter from a reader of Hardpan. Donna Markle attended my book reading at Bloomsbury Books in Ashland, Oregon in January 2016. She grew up in Casper, Wyoming, not far from Clark, the setting for Part I of … Continue reading

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Stopping by book stores in Berlin & Budapest

While visiting Berlin and Budapest in early October, I stopped by book stores to ask if they would consider adding my debut novel, Hardpan, to their shelves. They expressed a strong interest, and explained how I will need to go … Continue reading

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