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A versatile freelance writer and former managing editor at Writer's Digest magazine, my articles have appeared in a variety of consumer and business-to-business publications, such as Writer's Digest, Popular Woodworking, Woodworking Magazine, Cincinnati Parent, Cincy, CityBeat, Print Solutions Magazine and Restaurant Hospitality. Select articles—on everything from Norm Abram to hip-hop literature to the comeback of elm trees—are posted online. My most recent articles are listed below. Thanks for visiting!
Cincy, September 2008
Automation is a Hot Home Entertainment Option
Writer's Digest, April 2008
A battle of faith is being fought on bookshelves and bestseller lists. Here, some of the key players chime in on the eternal debate.
Writer's Digest, October 2007
Will the creation of a Children's Poet Laureate and the staying power of novels-in-verse allow room for new writers in this burgeoning market?
"A writer's block is most often caused by one of five things: overwork, boredom, self-doubt, financial worries, or emotional problems between the writer and those close to him. "
"I write because I want more than one life; I insist on a wider selection. It's greed plain and simple. When my characters join the circus, I'm joining the circus. Although I'm happily married, I spent a great deal of time mentally living with incompatible husbands. "