Off the Cuff for Exit Strategy

I was so delighted to be interviewed by my friend and colleague the splendid novelist Dietrich Kalteis for his blog, “Off the Cuff.” Dietrich’s most recent book is Under an Outlaw Moon. The book is based on the true story of Depression-era bank robbers Bennie and Stella Mae Dickson. “She’s Read more…

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I am once again gearing up to put together one of my highly infrequent but hopefully somewhat entertaining newsletters. If you’re not signed up, please do so. It’s easy, free and relatively painless. In addition it will make me happy. I get how making me happy not be a priority (and Read more…

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The One That Got Away

Some of the characters in my books have pottymouths. Not a lot but a few. I can’t control them. There they are, going along as nice as you please and suddenly — boof! — something off-color will emerge. I’ve tried to chastise those characters and let them know that some Read more…