Gordon Gravley

About Gordon Gravley

Gordon Gravley has been making up stories all his life. Born in Phoenix, Arizona, Gordon moved around - California; Colorado; Alaska; Northern Arizona - before eventually settling in Seattle, Washington. Having called the Northwest his home since 1998, he doesn't expect to be moving elsewhere anytime soon. There, he continues to make up stories, write novels, and lives with his wife and their son.

The Night Was…

Or, Throw Momma From the Train and other pools of writing wisdom. […]

The Great Pretender

A very wise man once told me there was a difference between fantasizing about what you’d like out of life and actively pursuing a plan to make those dreams a reality. […]

Three Books and a Plan

It’s been a year since I posted my blog Two Books and a Plan […]

Minutiae Kills

Ever hear the one about the architect who killed himself because he forgot to include bathrooms in his design? […]

You See, The Story’s the Thing

A few years back, I went through open heart surgery. During my recovery in the hospital, […]

A Small Press Conundrum

The last publisher to reject me before I made the decision to go independent was McAdam-Cage Publishing, a small press out of San Francisco. […]

Memory of a Blue Heron

I don’t know that I’ll ever think of myself as a poet. But sometimes inspiration that can only be expressed in verse strikes. […]

A Bookstore is…

A good bookstore is an essential part of any community. […]

Don’t Quit Your Day Job

Being a novelist is a terrible way to make a living. […]

What’s the Point?

I’ve been giving some thought lately as to just how much size matters. […]