Asking a favor

Dangerous Straits cover

Can I ask you a favor? Sales for Dangerous Straits are off to a good start in the first two months. The majority of the people I talk to who have read it say they liked it a lot! BUT Continue reading Asking a favor

Progress Report

I’ve been lax at keeping you up to date on my next book, so here’s a progress report: WRITING IS DARN DIFFICULT! 🙂 I’m making slow progress on finishing the first draft. A few scenes and characters don’t feel quite Continue reading Progress Report

Radio Interview with Rex Owens

My radio interview with Rex Owens of 103.5 FM The SUN in Sun Prairie, WI, is now available to all newsletter subscribers. IF YOU AREN’T A NEWSLETTER SUBSCRIBER, YOU SHOULD BE! IT’S EASY. SIMPLY FILL OUT THE NEWSLETTER SIGN-UP FORM Continue reading Radio Interview with Rex Owens

Covid-19 Crisis-10 Silver Linings

.Unfortunately, most of the world is pre-occupied with worries about Coronavirus and COVID-19. I hate writing about topics other than books, authors, and Big Brothers Big Sisters. However, because I’ve had a lot of time to think about the crisis Continue reading Covid-19 Crisis-10 Silver Linings


The last time America acted great

*This is a NON-PARTISAN but slightly political post* For the first time since World War II, it’s time to step up and be great citizens of this country. Covid-19 is here to stay. It will affect every single one of Continue reading TIME TO STEP UP AND BE GREAT CITIZENS

Reviews Reviews Reviews

Straight River PB Cover

I’m feeling the love at recent book signings (excellent sales in my opinion), but the online reviews, reviews, REVIEWS for Straight River are lagging the pace of those for Castle Danger at a similar point after each book launch. I’m Continue reading Reviews Reviews Reviews


Please note the corrected time for Sat. March 2–Ten a.m. until NOON.  Thanks.  Event Schedule for Straight River (subject to change and updating) THU, Feb. 28, 2019. Official Book Launch Celebration. 4-6 p.m. at Central Park Coffee, 113 N. Cedar, Continue reading CORRECTION on BOOK EVENT SCHEDULE

Little Moments, Big Magic, Super Salesmen

It was all about Little Moments and Big Magic. I had a great weekend promoting Castle Danger, but as it turned out, selling books wasn’t nearly the best part of the two events I was at.  Bowl For Kid’s Sake Continue reading Little Moments, Big Magic, Super Salesmen