Monthly Archives: March 2013

Lips and Lagers

My walks down life’s roads have taken me many places. I lived on a kibbutz in Israel and harvested grapefruit when I wasn’t shoveling out chicken houses. I was in the Philippines in the Air Force, spent my freshman year … Continue reading

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A most sincere thank you

I just want to take a moment and thank each of you who purchased any version whatsoever of my debut novel, Signs of Struggle. I just received my first-ever royalty check from a publisher and I am humbled and happy. … Continue reading

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Charming Children

I like (most) children. What I do not like is children being manipulated to sell everything from used cars (tiny voice: “Get a great deal at Paw Paw’s Cars.”) to heat pumps (squeaky little voice: “Go to Dinglebutt’s Heating and … Continue reading

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Neighbors being Neighborly

A few days ago there was a fierce midnight wind storm where our “country cottage” is located. It was a Tuesday night, and we weren’t there, but the next day two neighbors called to say that big trees were down … Continue reading

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