Outlaw stories getting a revival on Down in the Dirt…

Mr. Man Candy and The Legend of Chunk now appearing in Down in the Dirt Magazine...

Mr. Man Candy has gone live across the Midwest…

I always take him with a few grains of salt. Not too much. I mean, dude’s always been on the rotund side, and he’s got a heart condition, for Christ’s sake...

Let there be stories…

Draft 1 is more or less complete. Time to start honing, whittling, revising and rewriting...

From an old San Martian: This stings just a bit…

I was one of several hundred volunteers from around San Marcos and what was then SOUTHWEST Texas State University who pitched in to help build the roughly half-acre children's play area in San Marcos that came to called, simply, Playscape.I hardly claim to know diddly about who did what to whom and for how much: … Continue reading From an old San Martian: This stings just a bit…

Excerpt: Opening lines from "Finding Nancy," a crime thriller in progress…

Off to the opening day of spring classes at my job. Finally. Thanks, Inga. Rather than bore you all with more ramblings, I thought I'd share a few lines from another story. I used this one for a reading I gave a couple years back. It's likely become a novel at some point. True crime … Continue reading Excerpt: Opening lines from "Finding Nancy," a crime thriller in progress…

Excerpt from a piece in progress (Mr. Man Candy)…

Now before you start calling me a straight up asshole, you’ve got to understand how we two first met. Not that what you might call me matters much. I been called worse. A lot worse. Today, even. If the boot fits, I always like to say, wear that sumbitch proudly. But how we met says … Continue reading Excerpt from a piece in progress (Mr. Man Candy)…