The Play Lists for the novel The Truth About Air & Water

Music plays a huge role in this writer’s psyche while I am planning, plotting, and finally writing. These are the songs that resonated over the last year. Two play lists are here. The first is the one tied to each chapter as a title. The second is the work-in-progress one where the story starts to…

Side dose of awesomeness about The Truth About Air & Water & me

First of all, let’s talk about me and this book. I didn’t plan on writing a second book with Tally and Linc. For a long while, into the fall of last year after This Much Is True’s release–I felt fine about where their story had ended. The book was long. Readers got their trilogy all in one book. What…

Are you in the arena kicking ass or in the cheap seats?

This woman just spoke to me with what she is saying here. This is for all my writerly friends, but really any of you because we’re all in the arena in some way.       Excerpt from Theodore Roosevelt’s speech: THE MAN IN THE ARENA                                          Excerpt from the speech “Citizenship In A Republic”                                          delivered…

West Coast Lana Del Rey & The Truth About Air & Water

I’m in the throes of writing and the finish line is visible and this song and singer inspire.   But… Are you ready? You think you are, but are you?   Here, my lovelies…a little something something to tide you over. The greatest lines of the moment that seemingly write themselves from this amazing free-flowing…

People change. Feelings change.

    People change. Feelings change. It doesn’t mean that the love once shared wasn’t true and real. It simply means that sometimes when people grow, they grow apart. – (500) Days of Summer         All copyrights observed/attributed to original poster on Tumblr.

Newsletter sign-up; excerpt from WIP

                                        I’m making progress with the WIP. Here’s a little excerpt from The Truth About Air & Water (photo). Newsletter sign-up is at the top of the page or here. For more frequent updates about my…

The best selling novel “This Much Is True” – milestone

True story. I searched forever for a book cover for This Much Is True. Sometimes, I think it took as long to find that cover as it did to write the book. For sentimental sake, here is that cover. It’s still available for the print version.   So, since it took so long to find…