Springsteen Conversion Story
Tue, Mar 6 2012 10:11 AM | Miscellaneous
To celebrate the release of the new Bruce Springsteen album, here's my conversion story: It's 1978, I'm 13 years old, walking down the street, a dicey neighborhood we lived in at the time, and some high school kids in a speeding car throw a full can of beer at my head.
Whiplash River Pub Date
Tue, Jan 17 2012 11:26 AM | Shameful Self-Promotion
The publication date for WHIPLASH RIVER, the follow-up novel to GUTSHOT STRAIGHT, has been officially locked: July 10, 2012, from William Morrow.I’ll provide more information down the line, but for a quick impressionistic preview here’s a selection of words and terms from the official proofreading sheet that came with the copy-edited manuscript:Baby Jesus, Ambergris Caye, AR-15, Louboutin,
Audio Version of Gutshot
Thu, Aug 4 2011 09:05 PM | Shameful Self-Promotion
Reader Questions - July 2011
Wed, Jul 27 2011 10:04 AM | Mailbag
I’m fortunate enough to get a fair amount of email from readers who really liked my first novel, GUTSHOT STRAIGHT. And I’m fortunate that most of the readers who didn’t like it (a miniscule proportion of the total, I like to think) don’t bother to write in and tell me so.
Six Things About Egypt
Fri, Aug 13 2010 04:08 PM | Travels
In May, my wife and I spent 10 amazing days in Egypt. Egypt had been at the very top of my must-see list for as long as I could remember, and I wanted to case the country as a possible setting for a future novel or screenplay.