Update on THE CABIN

The big, nasty, very difficult rewrite/overhaul of The Cabin is now complete. I will make a few more changes tomorrow, but I anticipate that I will have it ready for beta readers by either tomorrow (Wednesday) night or Thursday. Beta readers will have about two weeks...

My People

Have I mentioned that I’m a writer? You probably put that together by now. I am beginning to think that being a writer is a physiological and emotional thing. Part of that physiological thing is a constant need to be surrounded by people like me. People who can...

Do You Have a Bucket List?

I’ve been acting for years as if I had a bucket list. I suppose this phrase came into the common lexicon after that rather middling movie I just didn’t care about, but I actually DO have a bucket list. I’ve had one since I was about 13, although I...

Why I Write: Four Possibly Screwed Up Reasons

Sometimes. Seriously, someTIMES. What on earth am I thinking? I am married to a smart, fun, lovely woman; have six ridiculously sweet and good kids; need to renovate a bathroom; have a star destroyer-load of yard work that needs to get done; and have people I need to...

Why Do You Write?

I’d like to know why you write. I’ll tell you why I write. First and most importantly, I don’t write to cope with the voices in my head and nor do I write because my life depends on it and I have this incredibly deeply-held need to write or...