No Inflation for This Author

2023 Rosemount Writers Fest Poster

Although prices for everything have rocketed up in the past few years, you’ll see no inflation in my book prices from this author! For 2023 I promise to keep my print books at the same price they’ve been at my Continue reading No Inflation for This Author

The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly

I’m finally getting a short break from the Dangerous Straits book launch tour, so today’s post is just odds and ends of the Good, the Bad, and the Ugly. The Good Thanks to my friend and HS classmate Debi for Continue reading The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly

Revisions are Done. Time to Celebrate

A Writing Milestone Reached I’m pleased to announce my revisions are done on Dangerous Straits. That means it’s time to CELEBRATE! 😛  The release date for Dangerous Straits draws ever closer. I wish I could tell you exactly when, but Continue reading Revisions are Done. Time to Celebrate


Nothing else to say but “Here’s my new cover reveal for the third Matt Lanier mystery-thriller, Dangerous Straits.” Back cover blurb (in progress) Matt Lanier used to be a world-class musician. Now he’s a homeless fugitive suffering from PTSD and Continue reading NEW COVER REVEAL

Decision Time For a Book Title

DECISION TIME FOR A BOOK TITLE Greetings, loyal fans, and readers. It’s decision time for a book title for my next book and I’d love to get input from you. Below is the link to a survey with ten (10) possible book Continue reading Decision Time For a Book Title

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

Another Milestone

It may be just another milestone for some authors, but for me, it’s huge! As of this month, January 2020, I have officially sold more than 1,000 copies of my books to you wonderful readers. I had no expectations that Continue reading Another Milestone

Calling All Writers and Aspiring Writers

CALLING ALL WRITERS AND ASPIRING WRITERS! Upcoming Event Are you writing a book? Have you published a book? Are you curious about the publishing business in the 21st Century? Then come on down to the Winona Public Library in Winona Continue reading Calling All Writers and Aspiring Writers


Just a quick note to say THANK YOU. Sales of Straight River and Castle Danger through the end of July 2019 (seven months) have exceeded my annual book sales totals for each of the three previous years. I’m gratified beyond Continue reading THANK YOU

Event Reminder–Owatonna Public Library

Owatonna Public Library

One week from today I’ll be at the Owatonna Public Library for something a bit different. I’ll give my first PowerPoint presentation ever.  (So come watch me crash and burn!) 😈 ) The topic is titled, “Everything you always wanted Continue reading Event Reminder–Owatonna Public Library