The Slow Trail Home is now available!

I am thrilled to announce that The Slow Trail Home is (finally) available in Kindle and paperback formats! This particular set of stories now has a name: The War and the West.  An Uncivilized Yankee begins the sequence, followed by Bittersweet Days and A Great Wide Nowhere. After Nowhere comes Farewell and Goodbye. The Slow […]

Back Cover Copy for The Slow Trail Home!

“You come back, ’kay? Promise?” “I promise.” Katja Black was just five when she waved farewell to the Steeles as they left Fort Ellis. That was a decade ago. Kat has since matured into a lovely flame-haired Fire-Caller like her mother, while remaining as logical and self-controlled as her father. But despite her practical, rational […]

Farewell and Goodbye: A Novella

One of the most exciting–and terrifying–things an author gets to do is announce the arrival of a new work. So, I am pleased to announce (drum-roll, please!) that Farewell and Goodbye is now available for Kindle purchase! This is the “bridge” story that connects A Great Wide Nowhere with The Slow Trail Home (due out […]

A Slow Road Trip Home…

Greetings! I know–it’s been forever since I’ve posted anything here (in all honesty, I’ve never really gotten in the habit of posting to this particular blog). However, that is about to change. A week from today, I will be headed out for a 5,000+ mile road trip to the West. This is mainly a research […]

A Great Wide Nowhere soon to be released!

A Great Wide Nowhere, the sequel to An Uncivilized Yankee, will soon be available from and as a Kindle e-book! A man of reason… Captain Robert Black can find a logical, rational explanation for everything. Everything, that is, except his uncanny ability as a Finder … and the feelings he has for the tiny […]

Book Signing–An Uncivilized Yankee

My first book signing for An Uncivilized Yankee will be Saturday, December 10, 2011, from 2-5 p.m. at The Griffin Bookshop in Fredericksburg, VA. Please come out and support both a local author and a local independent bookseller. Remember, books make wonderful Christmas gifts 🙂

Welcome to!

This site will provide updates of my writing activities.  Stay tuned! In the meantime, my first book, An Uncivilized Yankee, is available!