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Until the Next Time... · 1d ago

EPIC Finalist Update

Last March I was notified by the Electronic Publishing Industry Coalition that my coming-of-old-age novel, "Old Ways and New Days," was a finalist in the contemporary fiction category.EPIC r...
Until the Next Time... · 1d ago

South America Destinations -- Rio de Janeiro, Iguassu Falls, and Buenos Aires

My wife and I recently returned from a wonderful vacation to Brazil and Argentina.  We made stops in fabulous Rio de Janeiro, powerful Iguassu Falls, and beautiful Buenos Aires.We've visited...
Until the Next Time... · 3W ago

Progress Report-—Back to the Manuscript (Editing-Submitted)

I completed the edits, revisions, and rewrites to my upcoming novel. My editor will receive 190 pages this morning, and then forward it to the publisher, who will have someone proofread the ...
Until the Next Time... · 3W ago

Progress Report—Back to the Manuscript (Editing Update-Part Two)

I've spent the past month going over edits on my next novel. I'll be returning it to my editor in two days, then await the galley proof for one more read. The past few weeks have been grueli...
Until the Next Time... · 1M ago

Progress Report—Back to the Manuscript (Editing Update)

I'm still plugging away on the edits to my latest manuscript. As mentioned in my last post, it's not something I truly enjoy but it has to be done.Making the editsThe time-consuming and inte...
Until the Next Time... · 1M ago

Progress Report--Back to the Manuscript (Editing)

After sitting on the edits to my manuscript for a week, I finally opened the document and began work on it.As mentioned in my last post, I have to be in the right frame of mind to delve into...
Until the Next Time... · 1M ago

Progress Report -- Back to the Manuscript

About two months ago I emailed my completed manuscript to my publisher.  Yesterday, it came back with notes and edits. So it's back to work. 7th annual Authors Fair in La Grange, Ky.I must a...
Until the Next Time... · 2M ago

Story Songs: Me and You and a Dog Named Boo

There's something about driving down the wide-open highway and freedom—in a car, on a motorcycle, in an RV, or on a bicycle. The road ends only where you want it to end.Lobo, whose real name...
Until the Next Time... · 2M ago

Manuscript Release Date

I received great news today that my next novel will be published Nov. 1. I'm glad for several reasons:It will give me time to do promotional work several months ahead of the release date. In...
Until the Next Time... · 3M ago

Discovery -- Josephine Sculpture Park

Sometimes there are points of interest practically right under our nose. Such was the case for me when I ventured about four miles from my home in Frankfort, Ky.,  to visit the Josephine Scu...