Category Archives: Writing

Original stuff I want to expose to the public

The Endless Cycle: Book 1

I’m pleased to announce the reason for my recent absence from the blog scene: My new book, Breakaway, the first in a four book series intended for middle-grade readers, has just been published. The description on the back cover gives … Continue reading

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Top Ten things to do while in the MRI tube

If you have MS, you’ve spent more than your fair share of time buried in an MRI machine. It’s a little known fact that the MRI was invented by some obscure cleric during the Inquisition to extract confessions from suspected … Continue reading

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Twas the week before Christmas…

Twas the week before Christmas, so there was little time to spend on a blog post or create a short rhyme. My first book is gathering dust on a shelf.* The next one is not going to publish itself I … Continue reading

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From one ware to another…

We’ve all heard the old pun: Be alert. This country needs more lerts. This being March, “MS Awareness Month”, let me paraphrase the lame pun for the occasion: Be aware. MS needs more wares. In fact, nobody really needs more … Continue reading

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“A Slippery Land”

It’s finally done. My first book, a novel about Haiti, is available for sale in paperback or Kindle edition. Here’s the cover: For the sake of completeness, here’s the back cover: I’ve been working on this book in one form … Continue reading

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Come to the feast…

I’m not a social man by nature. My privacy is precious to me. The idea of allowing dozens of people to invade my home is enough to send me scurrying for a closet. I’d been convinced at long last that … Continue reading

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Money for something

Every year about this time, I grovel. Begging has become one of my core competencies. I don’t mind, though. First of all, these are good causes. Second, it makes for a relatively easy post. Win-win. The events are also win-win … Continue reading

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