My Adventuring Housemate Published his Third Book

My Adventuring Housemate Published his Third Book

My housemate Craig Fear is a good guy. His faults are few, and those I could list are trivial, such as that he sometimes forgets to wipe the stove, and he wins every game he plays. (Competitive as I am, that does get under my skin.) Continue reading

Heading Back on Retreat

Heading Back on Retreat

Friday night, my dear friend and fellow writing partner Judith Kelliher and I are heading to Amherst, Massachusetts, to settle in to a bed and breakfast known for its support of women writers. And once again, we’re going to quietly work side by side on our books. Continue reading

Author to Read April 25 in Northampton

Author to Read April 25 in Northampton

For roughly 20 years, Tom Zink and I were members of St. John’s Episcopal Church in Northampton. He was the guy who led the morning music program for the children. Like me, he was apt to be setting up chairs and working at various pot lucks when our children were small. But I never got to know Tom outside of church. Continue reading