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Cast a Long Shadow

Most stories are started with a premise. A premise like what if a young woman walks through the dark woods? What if she meets a wolf? What if she is wearing a red cloak? Do you know that story? Most of us do. Cast a Long Shadow also began...

Law of Moses Awarded Silver Medal

Reader’s Favorite recognizes “The Law of Moses” in its annual international book award contest. The Readers’ Favorite International Book Award Contest featured thousands of contestants from over a dozen countries, ranging from new independent authors to NYT best-sellers and celebrities. Readers’ Favorite is one of the largest book review...

Book Fair: It’s Here!

It is Here! Today is the first day of the 2017 BookExpo New Title Showcase.  If I told you it isn’t on my mind, I’d be lying to you.  If I claimed not to be excited having one of my books in it, I’d not be telling the truth....

Book Fair

All Aboard! Anyone who has read “The Law of Moses,” knows Sam is raised and lives the first part of his life in New York.  For anyone who hasn’t, telling them so, isn’t much of a spoiler. In order to share the big news, I have no choice.  Sam...

The Thursday Meeting

Come on, come join me with Gayla at our weekly meeting. Gayla, I’d like you meet a friend of mine, who’s kind of going to look over our shoulder. Gayla is a petite woman with deep eyes blue eyes.  Her hair is dark brunette and the smile you see is...

Should Clare Wear Glasses?

“Writers aren’t exactly people…they’re a whole bunch of people trying to be one person.”                                                                      ...

Sacrifice and Sushi

Writing is simple, Hemingway said, “sit at your typewriter (computer) and bleed.” I am willing to sacrifice for my craft and in all honesty feel I have. The rewards far outweigh any forfeit, I’ve suffered, but I remain ready to pay the price. That belief came under direct attack...

Sending You My Sincere Gratitude

We are now a month into the new year and it seems I am already weeks behind. I am a writer of novels and want to take a long overdue minute and thank some of my most dedicated fans. That’s you, by the way. One of my goals, this year,...

“The Tenth Nail” has a Voice

The Tenth Nail has a voice and that voice belongs to Paul J. McSorley. The Tenth Nail is the story of a murder.  More than that, it is the story of a homicide detective trying to hold it together as he battles the guilt inside him for past sins...

Heard A Good Book Lately?

Like many, I set goals for the coming year.  Last year, 2016, (had to write that one more time) I set the goal to convert all my novels into audiobooks.  I came up a little short, only six of the eight were finished by the time the ball dropped. ...