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Ghost of a Chance for a Silver Medal

Surely, some writers are as comfortable on the golf course, tennis court, or in the gym as they are running words together to create entertaining stories. I don’t happen to be one of them, so the thought of appearing in the Olympics or any athletic competition would fall under the read more…

Storytelling 101 Workshop

Learning to write a well-crafted novel or short story can take years of practice, but an understanding of the basic techniques of storytelling can quickly flatten the learning curve.

Storytelling 101 is for both beginning writers and more advanced pros looking for new insights. I will lead writers in three virtual read more…

Ghostly Whispers Available In Print

Ghostly Whispers, Secret Voices, my collection of six dark and surprising tales, has been available as a Kindle ebook for several years. During that time I’ve heard from people who told me they would rather hold a physical print book in their hands and wished Ghostly Whispers was available in paperback. I’ve not read more…

Beaches Reader Fest

Join me and 14 other local authors at the first Annual Beaches Reader Fest, Saturday, November 16 at the Beaches Branch Library. Cassandra King Conroy is the keynote speaker, and she’ll talk about her late husband Pat Conroy. The event runs from 10:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. and features a read more…

Jax Book Fest 2019

Visit me at this year’s Jax Book Fest
Where: Jacksonville’s Main Library, 303 N. Laura Street, Jacksonville, FL
When: Saturday, February 23, 10 AM to 3 PM
What: JBF is a celebration of the written word with dozens of authors, panel discussions, children’s activities, and book sales. And it’s free!

Book Signing & Talk

Join me and Bill Prince as we talk about his biography, Music is My Ticket
Where: The Bookmark in Neptune Beach, FL
When: Saturday, February 2 at 7 PM

Take a musical journey

Tracking the musical journey of Bill Prince could keep a family of mapmakers busy for years. This master musician has traveled and performed in all 50 U.S. states and in 81 countries. He has walked the historic streets of Europe, the dirt pathways of South African villages, and sailed the read more…

17th Annual Florida Writers Conference

This year’s conference features two New York Times bestselling authors, Florida’s Poet Laureate, and dozens of workshops and panel discussions. Join me at the Hilton Orlando/Altamonte Springs, October 18 – 21. And don’t forget to register for Chuck Sambuchino’s full-day workshop, “Everything You Need to Know About Agents, Submissions, Queries, read more…