The Better Part Of

When my wife and I began the journey of having a child, we anticipated it would be a little girl. […]

Two Books and a Plan

I’ve written two books. Good books, I think. Maybe not great, but they don’t have to be. I mean, how many truly great books are there, anyway? […]

But Wait! There’s More!

Anyone who knows me can attest that sometimes I can be a little slow on the uptake. A modern day simile could be that I’m slow to download, like a computer without enough megabytes. […]

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? […]