Novelist Next Door #3: Hurricane Alley

Novelist Next Door #3: Hurricane Alley It’s good to be back at the NND blog after a long hiatus during which I’ve been…well…writing a novel. I started writing Yellow Sky, Emerald Sea three autumns ago during calmer times, meteorologically...

The Novelist Next Door #1

TOOLS OF THE TRADE         Installment one of The Novelist Next Door blog Novel writing tools circa 1985 (left) and 2015 (right). I’ve been at this for a while…. In this NND blog, I’ll be musing about novels, novel writing, and novelists next door....

Essays

I also write essays. You can check out a sampling of my published essays by clicking on the hyperlinks. Topics range from: Learning to play the saxophone Mother henning bluebirds to creches that have seen better...