Trade Secrets: What It Means to be a Writer

Journalist-turned-fiction author Ned Hayes offers his two cents on what it means to be a writer by Clarke Humphrey Ned Hayes does his homework, a clear sign that he’s a reporter at heart. An hour-long conversation with him about writing — in a bookstore, of all...

What Really Matters – One Mother’s Story

Yesterday, I was at my daughter’s school. One of her teachers nicely asked about my forthcoming book. Here’s what I said: “The book is set in the 14th century – the Middle Ages – it’s about a former nun who has lived in secret for 10 years. Then her son is...

Tales of Hard Winters – Feature on HuffPost Books

The wonderful writer Jeb Harrison just posted a great little blurb / preview of SINFUL FOLK, my new novel  in the Huffington Post Book section! Here it is! Tales of Hard Winters Long Ago The writer Richard Adams, in Watership Down, said that “Many human beings say...
Sinful Folk: Brenda Vantrease Endorsement

Sinful Folk: Brenda Vantrease Endorsement

I’m excited to announce that Brenda Vantrease, National Bestselling Author of The Illuminator and The Mercy Seller, just endorsed my forthcoming novel Sinful Folk. “I really, really enjoyed reading your excellent novel, Sinful Folk. I wish you much success with this...