Friday, November 27, 2009

Mama Gnome's Blog

As someone concerned about the environment, I'd like to recommend Mama Gnome's Blog. It's at:

Tuesday, November 24, 2009

Thanksgiving thought.

I have discovered that being thankful is the key to finding happiness. Though I have felt the aching pain of loss in this journey through life I have discovered much to be thankful for.

"Happiness travels in a thankful heart." - Edward Mooney, Jr.

Monday, November 23, 2009

John Michael Talbot

My friends,

Please consider donating to help a wonderful Christian brother. John Michael Talbot, a wellknown Christian muscician and monk in Arkansas, suffered through a terrible fire; his small monastery was destroyed in 2008. If you've heard of him, he's a kind and giving man. His website is at:

Thank you.

Friday, November 20, 2009

Check out my newly redesigned website -

Wednesday, November 18, 2009

Sourcebooks musings

I just have to express my gratitude to Peter Lynch, Carrie Gellin, Tiffany Breyne, Anne Landa, and many other professionals with Sourcebooks. This last month I've been so impressed with their dedication, their professionalism (yes, I know I've used that word twice in one paragraph, but I mean it) and their follow-through.

Besides, they've had to put up with me...

I know the new edition of "The Pearls of the Stone Man" is going to be super come March of 2010. These people are the reason.


Saturday, November 14, 2009

New website coming!

I'm working on the 2010 version of my personal website. Sneak a peak at the "still under construction" website:

Friday, November 13, 2009

The new Sourcebooks edition of "The Pearls of the Stone Man" will be released, I'm told, in March of 2010. The ISBN is 9781402238314. The Sourcebooks page for the book is:


A beginning.

Welcome to the Stone Man's Pearls. I pray that all words posted here will truly be gems, but I'll never forget I'm just as human as the next person and just as likely to post some rocks of the fields here as well.