"I have learned this at least by my experiment: that if one advances confidently in the direction of his dreams, and endeavors to live the life which he has imagined, he will meet with a success unexpected in common hours." —Henry David Thoreau
Blogging on culture, politics, and the environment since 2008.
The 2016 issue of Red Earth
Review includes a new essay,entitled "We Were Goats," which recounts a trip to
Louisiana to visit one of Francis's closest Army friends. A
memorable visit with some great people! Click below to read "We Were
Goats," which begins on page 164.
I'm honored to join Kansas Poet Laureate Eric McHenry
and poet Shawn Pavey at The Writers Place in Kansas City on Friday, September 16th,
7:00 p.m., to read and discuss my new novel, A Great Fullness, as well as current work-in-progress. Looking forward to a great evening!