As I reflect on the story now that it is published, I have been thinking about how people do bad things because of pain.
A person that does it should be cancelled. But should a character in a book?
My novel comes out next month (December 2021). I worked hard to be vulnerable and put my own pain into my character. Now that is so close, I am worried how friends and family will perceive my main character as me. The character, Mikey Haskell, does some terrible things. Will they think that I wanted … Continue reading Shattered- A Novel
This story will have you lingering in a small cafe in France and in a Michigan as well.
Genealogy Fans will love this book If you are like me and wonder what it was like living in the early 1900s; if you see a photo from the early 20th century and wish you could be transported there, then this book is for you. It will transport you into the picture on the … Continue reading Book Review- Take Me Home to Woodstock
The Art of Fielding by Chad Harbach I read this book because my wife bought it and it was sitting on the bookshelf. Even though I knew better I suspected it was sort of like the book The Catcher in the Wry by Bob Uecker. In other words, reading it was a random act. With … Continue reading Book Review- Harbach
The Very Marrow of Our Bones: A Novel Paperback – April 3, 2018 by Christine Higdon I believe I put this book on my wish list to support ECW Press. Then I accidentally bought it. I am so glad I did though. It is a … Continue reading The Very Marrow of Our Bones
David Michael Williams An interview so great we did it twice! A couple of years ago Dixie Jarchow and I began an interview show that premiered on the public access channel in Oshkosh, Wisconsin. Like the name suggests, we wanted to showcase authors that are in our neighborhood. Those authors you will not know. But … Continue reading Author Profile- David Michael Williams
I definitely heard echoes of Holden Caulfield as I read this book. Tyler is a modern young person with some issues trying to make sense of the world. He tries portray himself as normal by mimicking the characters in movies and TV shows that he is obsessed with. He also uses chemicals to help him … Continue reading Drunk In the Warm Glow
I did not get the obsession with Prince. I mean he had a few catchy tunes and all, but evidently he was quite popular. Okay, he is considered a genius. Including the hosts of the Up All Night Podcast. Yet they still took the news and went back to what they were doing. Everyone … Continue reading Are You Prince?