Monthly Archives: November 2008

THANKFULL

Please forgive the momentary emotional outburst. I am feeling very thankful today and I just wanted to mention it. Thanks for my family and friends and my Feltus fans. And the continued health and happiness of all those I love. … Continue reading

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INHABITING THE STORY

A couple of years ago I was working on a novel- not a children’s book but something for adults, and the basic plot was an inappropriate relationship between two mature people. It was a love story (and who knows I … Continue reading

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THE NORTH WIND DOTH BLOW

It’s bloody freezing outside. About sixteen degrees colder than usual from what I understand. Most folks are huddled inside around their wood-stoves eating thick soups from mugs and wearing thick woolen socks that you can’t possibly fit a pair of … Continue reading

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OH THE HUMILITY

In the golden age of publishing, back before there was the internet and big chain stores and marketing, there were neighborhoods, and writers buried themselves in stale-aired tiny rooms tucked under the roof with one window, lots of coffee and … Continue reading

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HALLOWE’EN 2008

As I have mentioned before Hallowe’en is one of my favorite sort-of holidays. Being an artsy town, we have a Center for Photography here and as a gift to the community and a way of drumming up support for the … Continue reading

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10 REASONS WHY

Ten Reasons why I didn’t get as much revision done in the last few days as I had hoped. Aye, here’s the rub. I have a nice fat sheaf of notes; some notes to myself, and others courtesy of the … Continue reading

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Barnes & Noble appearance in November

Hello all, I will be appearing at Barnes & Noble (1177 Ulster Avenue, Kingston, NY) on Sunday November 16 at 2pm during the Cahill Elementary School Book Fair. I’ll be reading an excerpt from the new manuscript, “Feltus Ovalton and … Continue reading

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CANADA, MON AMOUR

Here are some photos from the wonderful vacation we took to the Maritimes this summer. The first is an alleyway in Lunenburg, Nova Scotia (pretty fancy camerawork, heh?), the second is the amazingly photogenic Peggy’s Cove (also in Nova Scotia) … Continue reading

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NIGHT OWLS

Back in my salad days when I was young and tender- green, I used to love to sit on my windowsill and stare at the moon caught in the branches of the big old maple tree that grew in the … Continue reading

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