The Cabin on the Lake

3 am in the Cabin on the Lake If you follow me on Facebook, you may know that I’ve been living in a “tiny house” cabin on a lake in Texas. One bedroom, one bathroom, and a double bed. It’s a bit cramped. You may also know it’s been raining like crazy for two weeks.

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Common Traps for Aspiring Writers

What are common traps for aspiring writers? Talking too much about writing. There are many common traps for aspiring writers. And this was me at one time. I think aspiring writers tend to like to talk about writing and post on social media about writing, but rarely sit their butt in the chair and write

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Why I Write

Why I Write and the Reason I’m Still Sane I’m often asked why I started writing, and why write in general. The obvious answer would be money, since I currently write for a living. But I used to run a restaurant for a living, and it was a very good living. I also built and

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Gotcha Detective Agency Series

Set in Salinas, California, this series follows the private detectives of the Gotcha Detective Agency. Join Mimi Capurro and Charles Parks, along with homicide detective Nick Christianson on this wild ride. Gotcha Detective Agency Mysteries Facebook Comments

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Grave City Series

Demi Mondaine grew up in Grave City, just outside of Shreveport, Louisiana. Growing up in the foster system, after her mom nearly died of a drug overdose, she’s lucky she came out well on the other side. Now a Sergeant with the Grave City Police Department, Demi supervises three officers, and works closely with her

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2018 – Bring it on!

2018 Bring on the new year! I can’t say 2017 was a bad year for me. But it was a year of devastating losses for my family. But those losses are their stories to tell, not mine. I learned a lot about myself, and about others in 2017. I met some wonderful new friends last

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Holidays At Our House

Holidays at our house When I was a kid, the holidays were a huge ordeal. My mom had decorations for every month. Even back to school. But Christmas was big time. My dad was a Christmas kind of guy, silver hanging tinsel and all. He always wanted to go out and cut a fresh tree.

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With Winning In Mind – A Book Review

With Winning in Mind – a book review I really have to like a book to give it a review on my blog. And this is one of those books. It’s written by a former Olympian. The book is based on the Mental Management System. And it’s all about winning. Not just winning in competition,

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