General

Distant Fires

Smoke veiled the foothills, shrouded the trees in a gray-brown haze. The typically lush hues of the Northwest became muted and dull; the horizon, a faint outline. […]

Fast Reads

With every generation, life gets exponentially faster. […]

A Strange Pleasure

I get a strange pleasure from making readers cry. Or ponder, or fear, or laugh, if that be the case. […]

In Defense of Ron Bushy

The first thing you may be asking yourself is: Who the [expletive] is Ron Bushy? And then you may wonder: Why the [you-know-what] does he need to be defended? […]

Indie or Not?

My recent experience with Kindle Scout got me to thinking about a few things. […]

The/A Great American Novel

By definition, it is impossible for there to be one single novel that could be considered The Great American Novel. […]