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A collection of short stories, chapters, and excerpts that I have written…

Feb. 17, 2018

"You can't change the world by telling people to eat their broccoli . . . it all comes down to telling them a good story." — John Landau, producer...

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Feb 9, 2014

The greatest enemy of knowledge is not ignorance, it is the illusion of knowledge. —...

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Life after kids & career.

I was 77 last April and I'm having a blast! I'm having the time of my life since I left the workforce and, frankly, I'm surprised. As a youngster, I dreaded getting old. The old people I knew were grumpy; they weren’t having much fun. I didn't want to wind up like...

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Greener Pastures

Jed Carson is the dictatorial patriarch of his family. He has three daughters. The older two are married to men who are junior partners in his business. For all practical purposes, these men have become his sons. They ruefully refer to themselves as “The Carson Kids.”...

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The Dream

Todd Overlander's life is in the tank: He's been diagnosed with ALS. He's just discovered that his wife intends to bail because she "doesn't intend to be anybody's caregiver." Reluctantly, he agrees to see an unorthodox psycho-therapist....

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The Kitten Burglar — A full length novel

A flash of headlights in the street caused Kitten to flatten herself against the wall. She had little concern about being seen three stories up and in the shadow, but why take a chance? "The only people who win by taking chances are in the movies," her daddy used to...

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The April Generals — a work in progress

This is a work in progress about an ordinary guy who—over the course of a single day—finds himself in a position to determine whether or not the human race will survive. The novel is about 70% complete. The button below will take you to the first draft. First drafts...

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Lokah Samnastah Sukino Bhavantu

May all beings everywhere be happy and free, and may the thoughts, words, and actions of my own life contribute in some way to that happiness and to that freedom for all

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