Blog Posts

Book Deal: Beautiful and Terrible Things

torn piece of publishers marketplace book deal announcement

I have signed a book deal for Beautiful and Terrible Things, my next novel! TouchPoint Press, the same publisher that released my last novel (Horseshoes and Hand Grenades), has picked up my new work and I couldn't be more excited! A book publishing contract never feels official until it appears in the trade publication Publishers … Continue reading Book Deal: Beautiful and Terrible Things

The Best, Ultimately Uplifting Stories About Sexual Abuse and Harassment

Does the world need a list of "the best, ultimately uplifting stories about sexual abuse and harassment"? I think so, and so does Shepherd, the newest kid on the bookworm's block. I was invited by the creators of Shepherd, a new reading resource for book-lovers, to submit a list of good reads related to my … Continue reading The Best, Ultimately Uplifting Stories About Sexual Abuse and Harassment

Fun Friday Photo: Korra Helps With Yardwork

black dog in back of black golf cart

Korra helps with the yardwork! It's been a while since I posted - been writing and working the day job helping get more solar energy into the world. But I'm back with a new Fun Friday Photo. And, I've got two big announcements coming up next week! For today, let's appreciate how my dog Korra … Continue reading Fun Friday Photo: Korra Helps With Yardwork

Short Story Published in Smoky Quartz

I am honored to announce that Smoky Quartz has published my short story Two Kinds of People in their Fall 2021 issue. Two Kinds of People was a labor of love for me, a way to breathe life into a character that otherwise would have been left comatose after my forthcoming novel was cut for … Continue reading Short Story Published in Smoky Quartz