After a lot of hard work on Karren's part the video trailer for Second Chance is now online. She took this one in a different direction, making it more like a movie "teaser" trailer and I think it came out great! Take a look, share it around and let us know what you think!

I am incredibly excited that the new book trailer is going to be ready today or tomorrow! My lovely wife of a zillion years, Karren, completely ignored what I told her I wanted in the trailer and has instead put together one that is a hundred times better than what I asked for. Rather than being […]

For the third year I was invited to, and did, speak at the Louisiana Studies Conference at my undergraduate alma mater Northwestern State University in Natchitoches, La. Before I discuss it I wanted to give a big thanks to all of the people involved in putting on the conference. Dr. Shane Rasmussen, the Director of the […]

I love football and, because I do, I'm willing to overlook a lot of faults in the players. Some are inarticulate, some get caught DWI (or worse), and it is obvious that some believe they are above the law. It's also no secret that when the Saints were penalized for the bounty issue a few years […]

I saw one of my Facebook friends, an English writer named Ian Woodhead (great horror stories) mention the other day how grateful he was that his muse had returned and I knew exactly what he was talking about. Sometimes when you write it is easy. When I'm working on my Noah Chance series I always […]

This is really more like a cake than a pie, but I think it is pretty close to the Cane River Pie recipe ate Lasyone's in Natchitoches. It is incredibly simple to make (uses box mixes) and tastes way, way better than you would think when you look at the ingredients (I promise).   Cane River […]