I love stories.

I listen to them. I watch them on TV, videos, or movies. I read them.

And I write them.

I’ve written almost every kind of story there is. Mystery, romance, confession, science fiction, fantasy, paranormal, horror, and every other kind I can think of and garnered a couple prizes and ‘best-selling’ author designations along the way.

I’ve written short stories, novellas, and novels.

In the process I’ve learned that my favorite stories are science fiction and paranormal. Preferably the two combined.

My stories are always clean, they are always either contemporary or near future, they always have at least a slight romantic element, and they always end happily. Always. Guaaranteed. (Okay, two short stories, ‘The River Boy’ and ‘Down From The Mountain’ have endings that might not be considered completely happy. Maybe just somewhat happy. You decide.)

Check out the covers below and see what you think. And have a happy, happy day.

MOST RECENT: PUBLISHED OR WILL BE PUBLISHED SOON

What does good writing have that bad writing doesn’t?

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What does good writing have that bad writing doesn’t?

Good writing connects the writer and the reader. In really good writing, that connection between what the writer is trying to portray and what the reader sees is so tight that the reader will become immersed in the story and not let go until the last word is read and then will wish there was more.

Unfortunately, though writing is a craft that can be taught and learned, good writing goes beyond that craft and into something else. It becomes the art of the written word and that can’t be taught or learned except, perhaps, through time and experience.

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