Talk, Talk

I’ve recently done a few interviews about my new book, House of the Ancients and Other Stories, and inevitably those…

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Happy Bookiversary!

A couple of days ago, I celebrated the Publication Day of my latest book, House of the Ancients and Other…

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Book Launched!

Today, May 12, 2020, is the official publication day for my new book, House of the Ancients and Other Stories,…

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Recent Book Reviews in NYJB

In the past week, two of my book reviews have appeared in the New York Journal of Books, both, coincidentally,…

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2020 Reading–April

Another big reading month, because what else is there to do, including a couple of big books. A Brief History…

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Virtual Book Launch!

Because of the COVID-19 pandemic, in-person book launch events are not happening just now, and to be honest, that’s okay…

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Taking my turn as Guest Editor

During the last semester of my MFA program at Queens University of Charlotte, I wrote short stories because I’d finished…

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2020 Reading–March

This was a big month for reading, which should come as no surprise as I, like a lot of people,…

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“The Learned Lama”–an excerpt from House of the Ancients and Other Stories

House of the Ancients and Other Stories, my forthcoming story collection (now available for pre-order from the publisher, Press 53),…

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Shakespeare on stage, and in your living room: BlkfrsTV

When I was looking for a place to relocate from Washington DC in 2000-01, I visited Staunton, Virginia, a small…

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