I am a writer of historical fiction, particularly 19th century American events. My characters are strong, neither good nor evil, but rather products of their time and place. I like stories that are character-driven, based largely on accurate, well researched history.
GENRES & SPECIALTIES
MOST RECENT PROJECTS
"Ashes on His Boot," an 83,000 word historical novel with Texas Ranger legend, John Coffee Hays as the protagonist, is complete, and will be offered as a trade paperback on Amazon in April 2016.
"Thorn of Béxar" a 58,000 word historical novel with Emily Morgan (West) as the protagonist. This self-published work has sold almost five-hundred trade paperback and Kindle copies in three years.
SPECIALIZED TRAINING, WORK EXPERIENCE, HONORS
Two years one-on-one literary coaching by Charlotte Cook, a creative writing instructor, based in Oakland, CA
PROJECTS ON OFFER / PROPOSALS AVAILABLE
"Thorn of Béxar," Second Editiion, probably to be retitled "Maid of Morgan's Point," is being developed. A third novel with Jack Hays as protagonist is also underway; six chapters, so far.