Why my plays are (almost) always comedies

Recently a friend observed that while my novels are all mystery/thriller/suspense stories, my plays are almost all comedies. Why? Here are six reasons I can think of....

Publication assistance

Gary loves to help writers get their work published. Having self-published several of his own novels and a writing guide, he has also advised others successfully down the publishing path, such as Nanc...

Where do you want me to start?

As I proceed on revisions to The Mountain Man’s Badge, book 3 in the Mountain Man Mysteries series, there’s one big decision ahead of me that I really need my readers’ help in decidi...

Refer your friends!

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NaNoReMar: NaNoWriMo’s Re-Do-o-rama

Do you do the #NaNoWriMo? For the uninitiated, that’s a Pentagon-style acronym for National Novel Writing Month, a sort of online writing challlenge-slash-support-group for ambitious authors who...

The Mountain Man’s Badge

Released in June, 2018: The third book in the Mountain Man Mysteries series! Lehigh Carter never asked to be sheriff. And he sure never wanted to arrest his new father-in-law for murder. Mountain Man ...

Lacamas Magazine Video Interview

Lacamas Magazine, the leading local news source for all things related to art, culture, sports, and business in Camas, Washington, released a new 90-second video interview about my book, Lying in Veng...

Interview by Rita Chapman

British author and reviewer Rita Chapman just published this author interview. We covered a wide range of topics, from books to the writing process to beer and coffee and my crazy upbringing as the se...

Voodoo Snowball

Sometimes, the only way to heal a dysfunctional family is through voodoo. Philip, a man of ritual, somehow reached his forties without ever committing to anything – at least, nothing that matters to...

Free books!

Want to get copies of my books for free? Enter to win free copies of my books using the links below. Note the dates for each of the giveaways…not all of them have started yet! The free e-book gi...

Hardcover book sale!

In anticipation and celebration of the upcoming release of Lying in Vengeance (September 13), I’m running a special on ALL previously released hardcover book! That’s right–you can ge...

My James Comey firing

Whatever you might think about our illustrious 45th president or former FBI director James Comey, I think we can all agree that The Donald took the coward’s way out last week. Rather than firing...

Lying in Vengeance

Recently released: The long-awaited sequel to Amazon best-seller Lying in Judgment! He’s a good man with a dark secret. She knows it, and needs a man killed. Two months after serving on the jury...

Give book feedback, and appear in the next one!

Want to be a character in my next book? You can – and it’s easy! All I ask is for some feedback now. Take this short survey and I’ll randomly select one person who participates to be...