The Smashwords Summer Sale—through July 31st!

Smashwords is doing their annual summer sale right now. As part of it, the e-book editions of all of my books are 75% off; simply click on the Buy with coupon button, or use the coupon code SSW75 at checkout. Here are the links: This Is Not the Book That Will Save Your Life https://www.smashwords.com/books/view/717550 …but for [...]

My next book—it’s going to be a while…

I have recently compiled a new collection of poems. Titled The Ostensible Sloth of Distress, it contains (if my count is accurate) 67 poems in the usual five sections (plus prelude and postlude). The astute observer will be asking, Wait—didn’t he just publish a new book a few weeks ago? Yes. Yes, he did. The timing has [...]

Seattle-area folks: Upcoming reading at Mountlake Terrace Library

On Saturday afternoon, May 27th, I will be appearing with fellow PoetsWest members Terry Busch, Eugene Marckx, and Rayn Roberts (who will be hosting) for a poetry reading at the Mountlake Terrace Library from 12:45 to 2:15 p.m. An open-mic section will be included, so bring some poems to read after we’ve done our thing! [...]

Poetry Marathon this Saturday 8/13/16

I am officially participating in this year’s Poetry Marathon—along with over 500 other folks, apparently. Participants sign up to write one new poem every hour, which they then post to the site.  Because I value my sleep (and because there is an open-mic I want to go to that evening), I am opting for the half-marathon—which means I [...]

The Smashwords Summer Sale: Final Weekend!

One more time… The Smashwords Summer Sale has just three more days to go (including today). Through July 31st, you can get the e-book editions of Coffee Stains, Refusal to Remain Invisible, and Journalism for a buck apiece. Simply use the coupon code SSW75 at checkout. Here are the links: Coffee Stains https://www.smashwords.com/books/view/605573 Refusal to Remain Invisible https://www.smashwords.com/books/view/574838 Journalism https://www.smashwords.com/books/view/474249 Of course, [...]

The Smashwords Summer Sale: ends July 31st!

The Smashwords Summer Sale has just seven more days to go. Through July 31st, you can get the e-book editions of Coffee Stains, Refusal to Remain Invisible, and Journalism for a buck apiece. Simply use the coupon code SSW75 at checkout. Here are the links: Coffee Stains https://www.smashwords.com/books/view/605573 Refusal to Remain Invisible https://www.smashwords.com/books/view/574838 Journalism https://www.smashwords.com/books/view/474249 Of course, the great thing about [...]

Now that the 4th is over…the Smashwords Summer Sale awaits!

The Fourth is over—now you can turn your attention to the Smashwords Summer Sale, continuing through July 31st, with three of my e-books available for a buck apiece. Yes, Coffee Stains, Refusal to Remain Invisible, and Journalism are available at 75% off the regular price for the month of July. Simply use the coupon code SSW75 at checkout. Here are [...]

Quiet on the Outside e-book free this weekend

The e-book edition of Quiet on the Outside… was published one year ago today. To mark the occasion, I am making it available for free now through July 5th on Smashwords. To get your copy, go to https://www.smashwords.com/books/view/555023. When prompted during checkout, enter the coupon code CM59V. Happy reading! (2 July 2016)