First Amazon Giveaway, Smashing Success!

WOW! My first Amazon ‘giveaway’ promo of ‘On the High Seas’ was live on Twitter for only half an hour. Congratulations to every respondent and special congrats to the winners. There were fifty-one responses and ten lucky winners of the second book of the Irish Odyssey Series. ‘On the High Seas.’ If you didn’t win or didn’t even enter and are interested in reading authentic Irish history showcasing the struggles of the mid-19th century, go to for more information. All three books are available as eBooks and print editions.  


Writing Companion

Writing is a solitary occupation. No one doubts that. Only when I'm free of noise and distractions am I able to concentrate long enough to get a thought, flimsily floating in my brain, from my synapses to my computer screen. And even then, how many thoughts and ideas end up lost forever? My Keurig... Read more

New Cover for High Hopes and Dreams

Here's the new, updated cover for High Hopes and Dreams . We changed it to more closely conform to Industry Standards. Take the High Road and On the High Seas will get new covers soon.Read more

High Hopes and Dreams manuscript Complete

Kindle an Nook eBook versions should be available in about a week. The print version will be out soon after that. To whet your appetite, below, I've printed a copy of the back cover. Historical Fiction The Irish Odyssey Series High Hopes and Dreams begins where On the High Seas ends. It’s the first... Read more