Meet the Author — Book Signing, Sat., March 14, 1-3 PM, Upper Arlington Barnes and Noble

Swing your tartan, hurl your haggis, play your pipes and celebrate all things Scottish (and Irish, it being almost St. Patrick’s Day) on Saturday., March 14 for MY BIG CRAZY BOOK SINGING EVENT, from 1-3 pm at the Upper Arlington Barnes and Noble (Kingsdale Shopping Center, Tremont and Northwest, Columbus). I’ll sign your book, I’ll I’ll pose…

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Move over crop circle, mermaid colossus, Arria, appears in Scottish field

Just when you thought it was safe to go geo-caching . , this appears on the side of the road. Actually, I think she’s in a field. In a town called Cumbernauld. As if Scotland wasn’t cool enough already with those giant horses: I’m mad, I suppose because I want one in my yard, or…

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The latest from the drafting board . . .

My big goal for 2015 is to finish a decent version of Laerka, my Southern Gothic mermaid tale. It’s going to be darker, I hope, than my first draft. Spookier, murkier, slicker and sicker. I guess I’m riding on the vibe of True Detective. That show got so under my skin, it seems I can’t…

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