Buy “Runway”




Read my article on traditional stick bow hunting in Craftsmanship Magazine.

La Cuesta Ranch, archery

La Cuesta Ranch in San Luis Obispo is a working ranch and a popular wedding venue.


Check out all six books in the Writers Grotto’s Lit Starts series of books about the craft of writing: Writing Memoir, Writing Dialogue, Writing Character, Writing Action, Writing Humor, and Writing Sci-Fi & Fantasy.



Walter Mosely and me at AWP16

Our Networking for Introverts panel at AWP in Los Angeles got two write-ups!

Why It’s a Great Time to Be A Literary Introvert on

Writing Community Goes Way Beyond Social Media on Media Bistro’s Galley Cat blog



California Writers Club Mt. Diablo (speaker)

Writing as a Team Sport: Discover Hidden Talents,  Improve your Productivity, and Launch a Successful Writing Career Through Other Writers 

2 p.m. February 11, 2017

The Lifecycle of a Book (panelist)

Bay Area Book Festival

10 a.m. June 4, 2016


Stranger Than Fiction (reader)

January 24, 4-6 p.m., 2016

Edinburgh Castle, San Francisco


Networking for Introverts (moderator)


10 a.m. March 31, 2016

Los Angeles Convention Center


The Creative Dynamics of Writing Communities (panelist)

Bay Area Book Festival

10 a.m. June 7, 2015


Folk & Fiction (reader)

AWP 15

Black Forest Inn

5-6 p.m. April 9, 2015


Social Media Secrets for Authors (moderator)

AWP 15

9 a.m. April 9, 2015

Minneapolis Convention Center


Writing for the Right Reasons: The Joys and Hazards of the Literary Life (panelist)

San Francisco Writers Conference

3 p.m. February 14, 2015


Stranger Than Fiction (reader)

February 22, 4-6 p.m., 2015

Edinburgh Castle, San Francisco


Earth, Wind, Water and Fire: A Night With the Elements (co-host)

San Francisco Writers’ Grotto LitCrawl Reading

6 p.m. Oct. , 2014