Happy Holidays 2016

CJ told me to put more horses on this website. Howzabout horses in a holiday greeting? From my other blog, The Horsey Set Net: May the holidays amaze you with wonder and joy. Video: the seniors on the 2015-15 Ethel Walker School equestrian drill team. For more from...

Great news!

That’s not me sitting on the moon. I’m more “over the moon.” My short story “On Like Donkey Kong” was accepted for the upcoming Sisters in Crime Guppies chapter anthology titled FISH OUT OF WATER. It will be, what’s called, my...

My Morley Safer story

Okay. So my story is a few degrees of separation from Morley himself. Here goes. About a dozen years ago, the Hartford Courant and Poynter  cohosted an all-genre writers’ seminar day. That was shortly after 9/11 and just before Poynter set up NewsU, to shift its...

Coding for old school novelists

This wasn’t my usual writer’s workshop. As an old school journalist and a storyteller, I’m trained to put words together with a purpose in mind for an audience to either consider or take action or feel emotions, in other words, be informed or...

Appearances

I enjoy meeting other writers and readers and horse lovers. If you hit that particular trifecta, we are paisan. If not, that’s okay. We’ll still have a grand time chatting. Everyone loves a good story. You can tell me your favorites. Also, very important:...