One of the things I enjoy most about being a writer is interacting with readers and potential readers. I always learn something new about them, the subject of my book, or, just as often, about myself. As a matter of fact, the only thing I don’t like about doing book signings is that often it […]

Which of the characters in my books were supposed to die and wouldn't? Unlike a lot of writers, as a general rule I am not able to plot out my books. The Bottle Tree was an anomaly, I woke up from a nap one day and knew virtually the entire story. I had to fill […]

I got a call from my Mom the other day. She lives in Natchitoches, La. where I had that great book signing at the Natchitoches – NSU Folk Festival back in July. She was shopping at the local grocery store there and was approached by a woman who recognized her from the festival and told […]