It could be! It might be! Holy Cow!

About 48 years ago, the St. Louis Cardinals destroyed my world by trading Steve Carlton to the Phillies for Rick Wise. I loved Steve Carlton; he had my name for one thing, and he won 20 games for the Cardinals the previous season. He was traded because the Cardinals didn’t want to pay him $65,000Continue reading “It could be! It might be! Holy Cow!”

Christmas slush: Maddog 2020 kick

When I was a kid, my mom baked for the holidays. Mouth-watering cookies, candy, pies, and my all-time favorite, peanut butter roll, poured out of her oven in batches. Unfortunately, most of it, I couldn’t eat. We were poor and couldn’t afford to give lavish gifts, but my mom gave out her candy and cookiesContinue reading “Christmas slush: Maddog 2020 kick”

Be one of the characters in my book.

SMS novel This is something different. Dawning of a New Mage is one of my books. If you buy it, you get an interactive experience where you get to be a character — Vallya, a beautiful sorceress — and you choose the way your story will go. I’m interested in seeing where this goes.

“Beautiful Loser” And why I think it would be perfect for my funeral.

I guess we all sometimes think about the songs we’d like to have played at our funerals. Well, at least I do. Maybe I shouldn’t admit that. I already have two picked out. One is “Victory In Jesus” which is one of my all-time favorite hymns and the other is “Precious Lord Take my Hand.”Continue reading ““Beautiful Loser” And why I think it would be perfect for my funeral.”

The ebook version of my YA novel now available for preorder

This is the cover of my YA novel about bullying and mental illness. It has just been published by Between the Lines Publishing. You can pre-order the ebook version right now for 99 cents. It will be delivered to the device of your choice on October 29. I’d appreciate your support. This is a bookContinue reading “The ebook version of my YA novel now available for preorder”

Starting from scratch: opinions bound to make everyone mad

When I think about my beliefs, I sometimes feel as if I am on an island with no one else around. I think surely some people must feel like I do. I’m not a political savant, but I’d like to think I have some common-sense viewpoints. I want to share many things with you inContinue reading “Starting from scratch: opinions bound to make everyone mad”

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