Sophfronia Scott at Erma Bombeck Workshop

It’s still dark outside, 6:30 am, but I’m just flying with “Mojo,” inspired by the words of Sophfronia Scott. She’s the morning keynote for the #virtualerma, Erma Bombeck Writers’ Workshop. I was not familiar with Sophfronia or her work, but I just looked at the link provided to her account of the Sandy Hook shooting. […]


Don’t you love it when something is both beautiful and functional? You know, the sort of thing that Steve Jobs would make, if he were still around. If you do, then you have an appreciation for fine design. Hang with me here at #lightfootdesign, and we’ll explore what makes for effective, function, and just plain […]

One of my long-form fiction projects as about the town of Oilvale. It’s an oil town, of course, but with a farmers, ranchers, cowboys, and a truckload of country-western music. Some of these stories will be shared here, if you sign up for our newsletter. Or, as they say, you can wait for the book.