This and that

I don’t blog very often for a simple reason: I’m too busy writing my books.  Pretty good reason as far as I’m concerned. Now that I’ve finally put The Servant ‘to bed’ (except for editing), I have the chance to let me mind wander a bit here.  You are cordially invited to join me. Here’s…

The first three chapters of ‘The Servant’

Thought I’d post these to see what people think.  Please bear in mind that this material has not been edited and is therefore subject to change.  Enjoy and please comment! ONE William Keyes was so excited he could hardly stand still. He held his fiancé’s hand tightly and waited. Today a dream was coming true.…

Learning from the past, Looking to the future

First, I want to thank everyone who bought The Inheritance.  Many of you have sent me messages of encouragement and support, which mean the world to me.  I’m sorry to have to tell you, though, that the book has pretty much flopped.  The two reviews I got were scathing and, in retrospect, the critics who…

A Mea Culpa

Here’s the short version:  I screwed up, big time. I have just finished uploading revised versions of The Inheritance. These versions, I hope, remove the many grammatical and other errors that seem to have found their way into the book despite our best efforts to submit a clean manuscript.  I feel awful for all those…

An apology…

Hello, everyone.  This journey of writing and publishing The Inheritance has been an eye-opening experience.  Based on some advice I got early on, I have been really pushing the book on social media, especially Facebook.  In doing that, I imagine that I’ve irritated offended some or all of my FB friends.  It didn’t occur to…