Monday, May 31, 2021

cosmonaut novel

Good Deed Rain novel starring Yuri Gagarin is complete!

the Friendly Giant

Another one from SOMETHING BRIGHT

Sunday, May 30, 2021


Saturday, May 29, 2021

new leaf

Watched A NEW LEAF (1971) again, with Elaine May.

The Ash

Here's a voice from SOMETHING BRIGHT

Something Published

Today is the official publication date for SOMETHING BRIGHT. There are copies available from Amazon and at your local jumble sale. Hope you get a chance to read it.

happy 118th birthday

Happy 118th Birthday to Bob Hope

Wednesday, May 26, 2021

good deed rain jukebox

Brainy Browns

Doing some Encyclopedia Brown research for a new book I plan to write. If anyone read my book 5 NOVELS you'll remember my character Brittanica Brown.

Tuesday, May 25, 2021

Planet X Extra

The Man from Planet X makes a cameo in the new Good Deed Rain novel. I always felt sorry for him, the way everyone from Earth shoves him around.

Think-Tank All-Stars

Salt Sale

Big News in the Art World! Someone scurried to the antique store and bought the painting featured on the cover of my novel, OLD SALT. Either that or it's on loan to the Louvre.

Saturday, May 22, 2021

field with rocket

Finishing up editing a new novel, the one about Yuri Gagarin landing in America. Here's a photo of the field near our house where the sputnik lands.

Friday, May 21, 2021

flocking something

A flock of new books

Thursday, May 20, 2021

dog star

Good Deed Rain author on set of Mutual of Omaha's 'Wild Kingdom'

Monday, May 17, 2021

Urban Beehive Award, 1972

Seattle Architecture. Winner of Urban Beehive Award, 1972.

Wednesday, May 12, 2021

Monday, May 10, 2021


Went to 2 used bookstores open for business. Got a couple great books: Red Pine's translation of Stonehouse and a great letterpress book by Seattle poet:

Thursday, May 6, 2021

Wednesday, May 5, 2021


New Good Deed Rain book is set to be published this May 29. 106 new short story poems.

Saturday, May 1, 2021

another page

Another page from forthcoming Good Deed Rain book: