I am happy to finally reveal the beautiful and touching cover, by the immensely talented Dionne Abouelela of Happy Writing Co, for Good Buddy, my second novel, releasing with EJD Press on June 11th, 2019. Here is the jacket "blurb" of the story: Good Buddy– a novel Jonathan “Buddy” Cordova is a small time criminal … Continue reading Cover Reveal for Good Buddy
My latest podcast interview is now available on Sound Cloud with Kelcey and Read. Write. Repeat.
Writer's Block. We've all heard of it and every writer has cried its hard knuckled claim on his or her writerly brain from time to time. Since November 2014, I have written two full length novels. One is published, and one is waiting to be published (waiting patiently...New Jersey-driver-on-the-Turnpike patiently....). While writing my second novel, … Continue reading The Big Writerly Lie
I watched a brief TV clip showing Harvey Weinstein, disgraced Hollywood movie mogul, getting out of an SUV saying, "Everyone makes mistakes. A second chance, I hope." A second chance? So the first time you requested that a very young actress touch your private parts, with the understanding that a role was hanging over her … Continue reading Rape Culture Flag Waving
I am looking forward to learning from other authors and also speaking about my award winning debut novel, Scout's Honor, at the Decatur Book Festival on Labor Day Weekend. I am speaking at 4:00 PM on Sunday, September 3rd, in the Emerging Writers Pavilion. My book signing will be following that. I hope to see … Continue reading Decatur Book Festival