Category Archives: lost dogs

last week’s radio interview

My apologies for not posting a notice about this sooner so that you could catch it live, but it was something of a last-minute gig.  Last week, I was invited by author Jack July to come onto his internet radio … Continue reading

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of dragons and daughters and dogs

A few items for your consideration today: Item #1.  Ladies and gentlemen, girls and boys, allow me to present the new version of my young adult fantasy novel, Dragontamer’s Daughters. “What’s it about?”  Think Little House on the Prairie…with dragons. … Continue reading

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all you need is one

Of late, I have been down in the mouth when it comes to writing.  The last three book sales events that I have participated in have been poorly attended, with accordingly poor sales (so poor, that I left two of … Continue reading

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talking about writing at mms

This past Friday, May 1, I was fortunate enough to discuss writing with 200 students (6th-, 7th-, and 8th grade) of Matapeake Middle School, in my town of Stevensville, MD.  I’m very glad that both my daughters went to MMS, … Continue reading

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suddenly, i was back in high school

One of the recurring anxiety dreams I’m prone to having is the one where someone in the public education system realized that I had somehow missed achieving some crucial requirement to pass high school, and I have to go back … Continue reading

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“lost dogs” on “papa’s world”

Queen Anne’s County TV, the local cable show where I live (in Scenic, Convenient-to-Nowhere, MD) has launched a new show, “Papa’s World,” (a reference to “Papa” Ernest Hemingway).  Every episode will feature an Eastern Shore writer, and I was chosen … Continue reading

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we got six. that’s all there is.

My children have never known a home without pets.  There have always been at least two in the house. When my older daughter Beth was born, we had our cats Loki and Freya (who were littermates), as well as our dogs … Continue reading

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i talk about “lost dogs” to the rotary club

My friend and fellow Knight of Columbus Bill Caughey was kind enough to invite me to speak today to the Rotary Club of Centreville, MD, of which he’s a member.  Bill introduced me by reading my tongue-in-cheek biography.  Here is … Continue reading

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“lost dogs” promotions and post-“lost dogs” plans

FYI, for the curious: I continue to be pleasantly surprised by sales of Lost Dogs, my young-adult sci-fi novel, and to continue that, the Kindle version is on sale for $0.99 for the rest of the year.  Lost Dogs will … Continue reading

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the “lost dogs” you don’t know

My young-adult sci-fi novel Lost Dogs has been out for almost two months now, has been selling relatively well, and has received great reviews. Ostensibly, it’s about two dogs who live through the end of the human world, but there’s … Continue reading

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