The Minotaur Rears His Horny Head

October 28, 2015 1:00 pm | Filed in: News | One Comment

Tickled pink to announce that my novel, The Minotaur Takes His Own Sweet Time, was accepted by John F. Blair Publisher, for release in the fall of 2016.

These are the folks who did such a lovely job with my first Minotaur. It feels like returning to some ancestral home.

More details and silliness to follow as things develop. Peace & Banjos.

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cover of JOY, PA

JOY, PA (a novel)

January 20, 2015 12:59 pm | Filed in: Books, Writing | 4 Comments

A darkly insightful evocation of the post-industrial era, Joy, PA tells the story of a family teetering on the precipice of ruin. The Augenbaughs live in a broken and decaying town where the last vestiges of country-club wealth run up against the terrible realities of working-class poverty. Abigail, a fervent believer in the apocalyptic teachings of a radio preacher, is desperate to save her son from Judgment Day as she readies herself for the Rapture—due to arrive in just a few days.

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