I'm an artist. That is the simplest description: I draw, I compose music, I design things, I write. . . .

Here, an experiment in Frontier Fantasy -- gritty Old West Americana with myth and magic folk and strange, enchanted happenings. The novel "Oakwood Grange" is my first.

In terms of inspiration several favorite authors come to mind. Neil Gaiman for his boundless ability to dream; Jack London for his depth within simplicity, and his power; J. K. Rowling for sheer enjoyment; and J. R. R. Tolkien for absolute mastery of the craft. I believe we need to read well before we can write well. I look forward to reading some of what you've written too.
  • A dry and dusty valley, California
  • JoinedJuly 4, 2015


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Pyrography Pyrography Nov 17, 2016 08:07PM
So you think you want to get an agent and a traditional publishing deal? Think again! Author #HughHowey has some excellent and well-put thoughts about this in his Wattpad book "For Writers". It's fre...
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Oakwood Grange by Pyrography
Oakwood Grange Fantasy
After ten-year-old Mae Clemens discovers a wood nymph hiding on her father's farm, helping this strange visitor to return home proves far more troublesome--and dangerous--than either had imagined. Set in dusty Cal...
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