This week, I submitted an opinion piece to the April 26th, 2017 edition of the Monticello Times after conducting a series of interviews with the children of John Doyle, the truck driver who died in the Monticello crash on April 10, 1997. I have a deep affinity with these three young people. The link to the…Read More The Doyle Family
Unspoken Sorrow has a cover! It’s not the final version, but I am deeply in love with the title font, and how I now look like a bona fide author. An earlier version appears at the end of the post. There’s a lovely e.e. cummings-ness about having my name printed in all small letters. If…Read More Evolution of a Book Cover
After much consideration and negotiation, I have decided to use LIfeRich Publishing, an affiliate of Reader’s Digest, as my publishing company. There are many reasons for the selection, primary among them is the ability to pre-publish, an editor who is super excited about the unique topic, and the right “deal.” The goal is to publish…Read More Publisher Selected!
For the last nineteen years, I have struggled with many of the events and circumstances that took place April 10, 1997. The sheer horror and utter grief I experienced the moment I drove around the corner and saw the devastation sitting in the northwest corner of County Rd 39 and County Rd 11 has never…Read More Unspoken Sorrow: Whispers From a Broken Heart