Fictionalizing reality

My novels, Lying in Judgment, The Mountain Man’s Dog, and the future works in progress, are fiction. Nothing in them are true… sort of. Same for my plays. Wait, what? “Sort of?”...

Try (this) before you buy

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Book signings and events

Upcoming events Annie Bloom’s Books 7834 SW Capitol Hwy, Portland, OR 97219 (503) 246-0053 June 16, 7 PM Featuring the release of The Mountain Man’s Dog Jan’s Paperbacks 18095 Sw Tua...

Upcoming book reading/signing events

Now that Lying in Judgment has been officially released – and we’ve reached the amazing 100+ point on book sales in under a week since the official release date of March 5 – it’...

Does Genre Dictate Format?

Recently a friend asked me why I tend to write comedies as plays, and crime drama as novels. There are three interdependent reasons: My development as a writer The fit of form the the fiction Markets ...

How to be a better person in 2016

I really want to be a better person in 2016. Well, anyway, I want to try. For the year, anyway. If it doesn’t work out, I can always revert to being my old asshole self in 2017. To that end, her...