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Writing and My Three Sons

Finding a quiet moment amidst the chaos

If you enjoy to reading humorous life stories, then you've come to the right place!


The blogs on this site, often-cathartic forms of expression for me, center on the life of an indie author and the humor of raising my three sons, and allow me to share my insights, queries, and tales. I relish the opportunity to share my stories with my loyal readers and invite you to explore my site, and enjoy.

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Wow, that took a long time!

After publishing my first book, After the Green Withered, many people have asked me questions ranging from the inspiration for the story to character development to, my least favorite, how long it took to write. Why is the latter question my least favorite to answer? Because five years is a long time to take writing a novel. It's not even a long novel. In fact, it's in the average range when considering that little thing called word count. So, why did it take me so long to write? Have a seat and let me 'splain (I would sum up but I think that unlike Inigo Montoya's* predicament, we've got the time to delve into this). Four score minus seventy-five years ago, I wrote a course in environmental

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