The World of Zapatero



Local Authors Recommend…

Big thanks to Nicolette Milholin for including me in her Montgomery News article on the books that local authors recommend for avid readers this holiday season! It's great to be in such good company... Other authors interviewed for this article... Continue Reading →

I’ll Blurb Your Book…

Today's shirt design was inspired by the fine gentlemen at Bookfight, who have recently begun to curate a collection of bad blurbs.

Four-Star Review in Luxury Reading!

"The Grievers delivers a quick, succinct, raw and honest approach to life and death."

Profile in The Montgomery News

Big thanks to Nicolette Milholin for a flattering profile in The Montgomery News: "Laughter Abounds in English Prof's The Grievers." And while you're at it, check out her blog, Book Bound!

Interviewed by Sandy Green

Which author would I invite to dinner if given the chance? The answer might surprise you! Check out The Sandy Side of Life: The Singular Exploits of an Author, Blogger, and Book Reviewer – An Interview with Marc Schuster. And if... Continue Reading →

Public Displays of Affectation

In addition to working on my own writing, I've been helping my friend Shaun Haurin with a collection of short stories titled Public Displays of Affectation. It's the last book I'll be working on for PS Books, and I've had... Continue Reading →

Review: Generosity by Richard Powers

Generosity: An Enhancement by Richard Powers examines the root causes of happiness and anxiety while critiquing the relationship between science, the media, and big business. The narrative follows a reluctant creative writing teacher who discovers that one of his students... Continue Reading →

Schwartz & Packer Interviewed!

Big thanks to Dan Cafaro of Atticus Books for an inventive interview with two of the most colorful characters from The Grievers, Charley  Schwartz and Greg Packer! I'm a huge fan of the titles that Atticus has produced, especially The... Continue Reading →

Stranger Than Fiction?

A friend of mine just alerted me to a Craigslist Help Wanted ad for a "Giant Burrito Man or Woman." The ad reads, "NEED 1 PERSON TO DRESS UP AS GIANT BURRITO, RUN AROUND THROWING BURRITOS AT BUILDINGS, OTHER PEOPLE,... Continue Reading →

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